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.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.