A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
Nothing is black or white.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.