Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Nobody has the power to take two steps together; you can take only one step at a time.
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.
It is not titles that honor men, but men that honor titles.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.
For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.
Most of what matters in our lives takes place in our absence.
Nothing is as easy as it looks.
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind.
Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.
Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fascinating.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later, the man who wins is the man who thinks he can.
He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave.
Intelligence is a moral category.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Criticize the act, not the person.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.