And what greater calamity can fall upon a nation than the loss of worship.
My father instilled in me that if you don't see things happening the way you want them to, you get out there and make them happen.
If you only keep adding little by little, it will soon become a big heap.
I'm always making a comeback but nobody ever tells me where I've been.
What exactly is success? For me it is to be found not in applause, but in the satisfaction of feeling that one is realizing one's ideal.
Henry James chews more than he bites off.
Life is but a day at most.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, Weep and you weep alone; For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But has trouble enough of its own.
Boredom: the desire for desires.
I have never advocated war, except as a means of peace.
Diseases can be our spiritual flat tires - disruptions in our lives that seem to be disasters at the time, but end by redirecting our lives in a meaningful way.
My wife never lies about her age. She just tells everyone she's as old as I am. Then she lies about my age.
The power of habit and the charm of novelty are the two adverse forces which explain the follies of mankind.
Time has a way of demonstrating . . . the most stubborn are the most intelligent.
All Socialism involves slavery.
Unconditional love is loving your kids for who they are, not for what they do ... it isn't something you will achieve every minute of every day. But it is the thought we must hold in our hearts every day.
The most silent people are generally those who think most highly of themselves.
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; For he today that sheds his blood with me; Shall be my brother.
Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.