Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.