Always fall in with what you're asked to accept.... My aim in life has always been to hold my own with whatever's going. Not against: with.
It is but a truism that labor is most productive where its wages are largest. Poorly paid labor is inefficient labor, the world over.
One of the biggest factors in success is the courage to undertake something.
The point of therapy is get unhooked, not to thrash around on how you got hooked.
Nothing arouses ambition so much as the trumpet clang of another's fame.
Change excites me. I am fifty years old. It's when the mind catches up with the body.
Fools build houses, and wise men buy them.
Man is a make-believe animal - he is never so truly himself as when he is acting a part.
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do it tomorrow.
Punctuality is the thief of time.
Fly the pleasure that bites tomorrow.
Is but the threshold of eternity.
Life is only this place, this time, and these people right here and now.
The rich can be "eccentric," the poor have to be considered "nuts."
Where does the family start? It starts with a young man falling in love with a girl - no superior alternative has yet been found.
Those who serve a cause are not those who love that cause. They are those who love the life which has to be led in order to serve it - except in the case of the very purest, and they are rare.
If you are possessed by an idea, you find it expressed everywhere, you even smell it.
Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
The possibilities for tomorrow are usually beyond our expectations.
A humble knowledge of oneself is a surer road to God than a deep searching of the sciences.