Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
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.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Once you label me you negate me.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.