The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
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.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Ah just act the way ah feel.