Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Be that self which one truly is.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Boards don't hit back.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
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.
Nothing is black or white.