A baby is born with a need to be loved - and never outgrows it.
A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.
A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.
An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied.
Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.
Do what you love and the money will follow.
Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
It's easier to ask forgiveness than it is to get permission.
Turn your wounds into wisdom.
The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.
We're each responsible for our own life. No one else is, or even could be.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business.
Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.
I define nothing. Not beauty, not patriotism. I take each thing as it is, without prior rules about what it should be.
I don't know who invented high heels, but all women owe him a lot.
I had no idea that mothering my own child would be so healing to my own sadness from my childhood.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
I made my money by selling too soon.
I would never die for my beliefs because I might be wrong.
I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done.
A gentleman can withstand hardships; it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Experience does not err; only your judgments err by expecting from her what is not in her power.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
The doors of wisdom are never shut.
The secret to humor is surprise.
A man is very apt to complain of the ingratitude of those who have risen far above him.
Creditors have better memories than debtors.
How many observe Christ's birthday - How few, his precepts. It is easier to keep Holidays than Commandments.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even when we're not wise enough to see it.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.
Morality, like art, means drawing a line someplace.
Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.
No man has a good enough memory to make a successful liar.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
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.