The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
I am not now That which I have been.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The future ain't what it used to be.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.