Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Courage is grace under pressure.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Humility is attentive patience.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.