Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
That which costs little is less valued.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
What is to give light must endure burning.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Common sense is not so common.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.