Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Sunlight is painting.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
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
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Effective action is always unjust.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.