How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
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.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.