There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
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.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
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.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.