A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.