"Therefore" is a word the poet must not know.
A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
A man does not die of love or his liver or even of old age; he dies of being a man.
A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
All men are born equally free.
All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.
All men who have turned out worth anything have had the chief hand in their own education.
Always remember that the future comes one day at a time.
Approach the game with no preset agendas and you'll probably come away surprised at your overall efforts.
Beauty and folly are old companions.
Change before you have to.
Change brings opportunity.
Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Failure makes me work even harder.
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.
Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know.
Experience is the only prophecy of wise men.
Faith is a knowledge within the heart, beyond the reach of proof.
Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
Freedom means the opportunity to be what we never thought we would be.
Happiness comes only when we push our brains and hearts to the farthest reaches of which we are capable.
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
Humor is by far the most significant activity of the human brain.
Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility.
Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won't, so you can spend the rest of your life like most people can't.
Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.
Let blockheads read what blockheads wrote.
Leap and the net will appear.
I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
I don't think there's any artist of any value who doesn't doubt what they're doing.
I grew up not liking my father very much. I never saw him cry. But he must have. Everybody cries.
Every artist was first an amateur.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
One man that has a mind and knows it can always beat ten men who haven't and don't.
To be social is to be forgiving.
Our belief was that if we kept putting great products in front of customers, they would continue to open their wallets.
A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.
A slip of the foot you may soon recover, but a slip of the tongue you may never get over.
Challenges are gifts that force us to search for a new center of gravity. Don't fight them. Just find a different way to stand.
Content makes poor men rich; discontentment makes rich men poor.
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one.
In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.
In order to be truly happy, you must live along with, and you must stand for something larger than yourself.
Liberty also means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
Men write many fine and plausible arguments in support of monarchy, but the fact remains that where every man has a voice, brutal laws are impossible.