Get off your butt and join the Marines!
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
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.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
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.