Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
I am not now That which I have been.
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.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
An idea is salvation by imagination
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.