The man who is always worrying whether or not his soul would be damned generally has a soul that isn't worth a damn.
A page of history is worth a pound of logic.
Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they sprung up.
Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving: To reach the port of heaven, we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it, but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the
Pretty much all the honest truth-telling there is in the world is done by children.
Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because the are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out.
Except in cases of necessity, which are rare, leave your friend to learn unpleasant things from his enemies; they are ready enough to tell them.
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