A dying man needs to die, as a sleepy man needs to sleep, and there comes a time when it is wrong, as well as useless, to resist.
A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.
A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
A peace is of the nature of a conquest; for then both parties nobly are subdued, and neither party loser.
A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life.
Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature's inexorable imperative.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Assumptions are the termites of relationships.
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
Live the moment for the moment.
Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
For a gallant spirit there can never be defeat.
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
Forgiveness means letting go of the past.
Get mad, then get over it.
Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
The surest way to bring goodness to yourself is to make it your intention to do good for somebody else.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Life's real failure is when you do not realize how close you were to success when you gave up.
When a man feels throbbing within him the power to do what he undertakes as well as it can possibly be done, this is happiness, this is success.
I don't eat junk foods and I don't think junk thoughts.
I don't have a girlfriend. But I do know a woman who'd be mad at me for saying that.
I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.
I never did quite fit the glamour mode. It is life with my husband and family that is my high now.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.
A gentleman can withstand hardships; it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Behind an able man there are always other able men.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
The best way out is always through.
The best weapon against an enemy is another enemy.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. Once you get there, you can move mountains.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not one bit simpler.
Fish and visitors smell in three days.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Search others for their virtues, thyself for thy vices.
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.