All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Be that self which one truly is.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
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.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
A person preaches well that lives well.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.