Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
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
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.