A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
A man growing old becomes a child again.
A man has made at least a start on discovering the meaning of human life when he plants shade trees under which he knows full well he will never sit.
A mother's arms are made of tenderness and children sleep soundly in them.
A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.
A wide screen just makes a bad film twice as bad.
A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
Belief creates the actual fact.
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Forgiveness is the economy of the heart... forgiveness saves the expense of anger, the cost of hatred, the waste of spirits.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; It is something you design for the present.
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Excellence is the best deterrent to racism or sexism.
Your gut is your inner compass. Whenever you have to consult with other people for an answer, you're headed in the wrong direction.
Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it's worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.
If you want to change the world, first change your heart.
Success in life could be defined as the continued expansion of happiness and the progressive realization of worthy goals.
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.
What is dangerous is not to evolve.
I cry out for order and find it only in art.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
A bold onset is half the battle.
Dreams seldom materialize on their own.
Experience is a jewel, and it had need be so, for it is often purchased at an infinite rate.
Gaining time is gaining everything in love, trade and war.
If I had no sense of humor, I would long ago have committed suicide.
If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn.
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
At 20 years of age the will reigns, at 30 the wit, at 40 the judgment.
At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not one bit simpler.
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices.
Having been poor is no shame, but being ashamed of it, is.
The ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Innovation has nothing to do with how many R&D dollars you have. It's about the people you have, how you're led, and how much you 'get it'.
It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not to deserve them.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
The dogmas of the quiet past, are inadequate to the stormy present. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.
Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth.