Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
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.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
What is to give light must endure burning.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.