I'll always be poor in my mind.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
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.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.