Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
It is only one who is thoroughly acquainted with the evils of warthat can thoroughly understand the profitable way of carrying it on.
Do what's right for you, as long as it don't hurt no one
When the enemy is relaxed, make them toil. When full, starve them. When settled, make them move.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
It takes a great man to be a good listener.
Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties
The strength of a nation derives from the integrity of the home.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
An aristocracy in a republic is like a chicken whose head has been cut off; it may run about in a lively way, but in fact it is dead.
To fall in love you have to be in the state of mind for it to take, like a disease.
The love of heaven makes one heavenly.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.