You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
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.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
Effective action is always unjust.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
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.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.