If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
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.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
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.