If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Each soul is potentially divine.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.