Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
I am not now That which I have been.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.