A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
A happy arrangement: many people prefer cats to other people, and many cats prefer people to other cats.
A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.
A very small degree of hope is sufficient to cause the birth of love.
Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century.
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Beauty is only skin deep.
Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.
Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
Be true to the game, because the game will be true to you. If you try to shortcut the game, then the game will shortcut you. If you put forth the effort, good things will be bestowed upon you.
My heroes are and were my parents. I can't see having anyone else as my heroes.
If you think and achieve as a team, the individual accolades will take care of themselves. Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.
Everyone needs a certain amount of money. Beyond that, we pursue money because we know how to obtain it. We don't necessarily know how to obtain happiness.
Everything has been figured out, except how to live.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Faith and doubt both are needed - not as antagonists, but working side by side to take us around the unknown curve.
Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; Man cannot live in health without them.
Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
Great hopes make great men.
Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.
Happiness does not lie in happiness, but in the achievement of it.
I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive.
I can trust my friends, these people force me to examine myself, encourage me to grow.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
If you show people the problems and you show people the solutions, they will be moved to act.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
What is dangerous is not to evolve.
I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't doubt what they're doing.
I shall not die of a cold. I shall die of having lived.
All truly wise thoughts have been thought already, thousands of times; but to make them truly ours, we must think them over again honestly, till they take firm root in our personal experience.
If all the economists were laid end to end, they'd never reach a conclusion.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Do not anticipate trouble, or worry about what may never happen. Keep in the sunlight.
Baseball is 90% mental, the other half is physical.
Check your ego at the door and check your gut instead.
Do you know what a pessimist is? A man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself, and hates them for it.
Honest differences are often a healthy sign of progress.
How little a thing can make us happy when we feel that we have earned it.
I can resist anything but temptation.
If the fans don't wanna come out to the ballpark, no one can stop 'em.
If you neglect to recharge a battery, it dies. And if you run full speed ahead without stopping for water, you lose momentum to finish the race.
If you want your life to be more rewarding, you have to change the way you think.
Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it.
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.