A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Common sense is not so common.