Be that self which one truly is.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
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.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
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.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.