Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.