All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.