There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
The future ain't what it used to be.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.