All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Thought is free.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Nothing is black or white.
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.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.