The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
What is to give light must endure burning.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
A lie never lives to be old.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.