Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Sunlight is painting.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.