All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
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
A person preaches well that lives well.
That which costs little is less valued.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.