A person preaches well that lives well.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
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.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.