Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
A person preaches well that lives well.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.