The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
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.