It's better that it should make you sick than that you don't eat it at all.
What the United States does best is to understand itself. What it does worst is understand others.
Brevity is the soul of wit.
Since wars begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defenses of peace must be constructed.
While farmers generally allow one rooster for ten hens, ten men are scarcely sufficient to service one woman.
I'm never less at leisure than when at leisure, or less alone than when alone.
Be so true to thyself as thou be not false to others.
Never look at the Trombones, you'll only encourage them.
Anger cannot be dishonest.
George R Bach
To dream the impossible dream,
To fight the unbeatable foe,
To bear with unbearable sorrow,
To run where the brave dare not go
Middle age is youth without its levity, And age without decay
Conscience - the only incorruptible thing about us
Keyholes are the occasions of more sin and wickedness, than all other holes in this world put together.
Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There's no better rule
Read in order to live.
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
If you can put the question, 'Am I or am I not responsible for my acts?' then you are responsible.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire that consumes me, but I am the fire.