We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
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 matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
A lie never lives to be old.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
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.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Humility is attentive patience.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
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.