If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Nothing is black or white.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.