My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
A jug fills drop by drop.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
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.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
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.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.