That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
A jug fills drop by drop.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
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
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
A good liar must have a good memory.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.