Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
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.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.