Before I speak, I have something important to say.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
Each soul is potentially divine.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.