Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.