The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
I am not now That which I have been.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Freedom lies in being bold.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.