When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
In the end, everything is a gag.
You can give in to the failure messages and be a bitter deadbeat of excuses. Or you can choose to be happy and positive and excited about life.
Sometimes - history needs a push.
During the first period of a man's life the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
Landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed.
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Life is the dancer and you are the dance.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Doubt must be no more than vigilance, otherwise it can become dangerous.
Time is the best killer.
The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims.
Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.
Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools, and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.