He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.