It has come to be practically a sort of rule in literature that a man, having once shown himself capable of original writing, is entitled thenceforth to steal from the writings of others at discretion.
One cannot know everything.
Perhaps I am stronger than I think.
Without fanaticism we cannot accomplish anything.
Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change!
My darling little girl-child, after such a long and troublesome waiting I now have you in my arms. I am alone no more, I have my baby.
A gourmet is just a glutton with brains.
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
There is no such thing as an inevitable war. If war comes it will be from failure of human wisdom.
The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours.
Ordinarily when a man in difficulty turns to prayer, he has already tried every other means of escape.
If one considered life as a simple loan, one would perhaps be less exacting.
Coming events cast their shadows before.
Spring is nature's way of saying, "Let's party!"
I care not; a man can die but once; we owe God a death.
All talk of women's rights is moonshine. Women have every right. They have only to exercise them.
Shared laughter is like throwing open the shutters in a gloomy room and letting in fresh air and sunshine.
Weak men are apt to be cruel because they stick at nothing that may repair the ill effect of their mistakes.
My father told me marijuana would cause me brain damage - because if he caught me doing it he was going to break my head.
In all change, well looked into, the germinal good out-vails the apparent ill.