I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.