Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that.
Scientist believe in things, not in persons
When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Should not the giver be thankful that the receiver received? Is not giving a need? Is not receiving, mercy?
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
It was my care to make my life illustrious not by words more than by deeds.
Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life.
There is little success where there is little laughter.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you,
none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Live for yourself and you will live in vain;Live for others, and you will live again.
Be Fearful When Others Are Greedy and Greedy When Others Are Fearful
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
To lead the people, walk behind them.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Personally, I enjoy working about 18 hours a day. Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.