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.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.