The illegal we do immediately. The unconstitutional takes a little longer.
Never reach out your hand unless you're willing to extend an arm.
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred, He quoth: "A large cold bottle, and a small hot bird!"
The law must be stable and yet it must not stand still.
Strong people don't need strong leaders.
Give me but one hour of Scotland, Let me see it ere I die.
Politics. The diplomatic name for the law of the jungle.
Men are cruel, but man is kind.
You can't be pessimistic, because there are so many things that go wrong every day that if you were to be negative or pessimistic, you'd go out of business.
He who flees from trial confesses his guilt.
A tourist is a fellow who drives thousands of miles so he can be photographed standing in front of his car.
There are as many ways to live and grow as there are people. Our own ways are the only ways that should matter to us.
There are more serious problems in life than financial ones, and I've had a lot of those. I've been broke before, and will be again. Heartbroke? That's serious. Lose a few bucks? That's not.
I was born lucky, and I have lived lucky. What I had was used. What I still have is being used. Lucky.
Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.
The magic of first love is our ignorance that it can ever end.
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness, than disbelief in great men.
To cement a new friendship, especially between foreigners or persons of a different social world, a spark with which both were secretly charged must fly from person to person, and cut across the accidents of place and time.
Power tends to connect; absolute power connects absolutely.
The way to get ahead is to start now.