There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Genius is sorrow's child.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
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 only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!