Ships that pass in the night.
The fellow that owns his own home is always just coming out of a hardware store.
I'd rather be strongly wrong than weakly right.
What you are must always displease you, if you would attain to that which you are not.
Behold, we count them happy which endure. Ye have heard of the patience of Job.
War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.
If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life, sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.
No pleasure without pain.
Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!"
There is no crime of which I do not deem myself capable.
I succeed him; no one could replace him.
Borrowing is not much better than begging.
Infidel, n: in New York, one who does not believe in the Christian religion; in Constantinople, one who does.
There is no wisdom equal to that which comes after the event.
You will find the Americans much as the Greeks found the Romans: great, big, vulgar, bustling people more vigorous than we are and also more idle, with more unspoiled virtues but also more corrupt.
The successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at.
Prayer is the ascending vapor which supplies The showers of blessing, and the stream that flows Through earth's dry places, till on every side "The wilderness shall blossom as the rose."
Calumny is a vice of curious constitution; trying to kill it keeps it alive; leave it to itself and it will die a natural death.
The error of the past is the success of the future. A mistake is evidence that someone tried to do something.
I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I've ever known.