My specialty is detached malevolence.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Common sense is not so common.
Each soul is potentially divine.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
A jug fills drop by drop.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
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.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.