There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
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.
A jug fills drop by drop.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
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.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Give up trying to make me give up
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.