Do not attempt to do a thing unless you are sure of yourself, but do not relinquish it simply because someone else is not sure of you.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
If you want an accounting of your worth, count your friends.
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.
"I'm sorry that I spell'd the word; I hate to go above you, Because" - the brown eyes lower fell, - "Because, you see, I love you!"
Habit is not mere subjugation, it is a tender tie; when one remembers habit it seems to have been happiness.
My husband lost a lot of weight on a new diet, and I resent it. It's simple, he just doesn't eat when I'm talking.
Facts are stubborn things.
Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness.
The advertisement is one of the most interesting and difficult of modern literary forms.
Ideas are one thing, and what happens is another.
A truly American sentiment recognises the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
None think the great unhappy, but the great.
The rich know not who is his friend.
Let that day be lost to us on which we did not dance once I
The folly of one man is the fortune of another.
You do not publish your own verses, Laelius; you criticise mine. Pray cease to criticise mine, or else publish your own.
Flying from the U.S. to Tokyo takes approximately as long as law school.
When I did well, I heard it never; When I did ill, I heard it ever.
Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.