Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
A jug fills drop by drop.
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
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
The day of individual happiness has passed
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
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?
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
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.
A lie never lives to be old.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Comedy is acting out optimism.