I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
That which costs little is less valued.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Common sense is not so common.