Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
Give up trying to make me give up
An idea is salvation by imagination
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Moonlight is sculpture.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
A jug fills drop by drop.
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.