A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Genius is sorrow's child.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.