To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
Sunlight is painting.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.