March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
563 BC - 483 BC
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
August 19, 1883 - January 10, 1971
In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.
January 8, 1942
Life would be tragic if it weren't funny.
May 29, 1917 - November 22, 1963
Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.
It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
October 11, 1967
The point of drinking in moderation is that sometimes you don't drink in moderation.
April 23, 1564 - April 23, 1616
Men are April when they woo, December when they wed. Maids are May when they are maids, but the sky changes when they are wives.
November 30, 1835 - April 21, 1910
There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things. The first group is less crowded.
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.
All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.
March 9, 1954
Don't work for recognition, it's an illusion. If you want recognition, buy yourself a dog.
December 8, 1879 - June 29, 1940
A line is a dot that went for a walk.
October 26, 1916 - January 8, 1996
A man loses contact with reality if he is not surrounded by his books.
May 12, 1820 - August 13, 1910
How very little can be done under the spirit of fear.
Thank God I have a financial planner who is really conservative.
Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
February 26, 1802 - May 22, 1885
Conscience is God present in man.
July 26, 1894 - November 22, 1963
Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.
What we think, we become.
I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done.
I were better to be eaten to death with a rust than to be scoured to nothing with perpetual motion.
July 26, 1875 - June 6, 1961
The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
Let us make a special effort to stop communicating with each other, so we can have some conversation.
1412 - 1431
Act, and God will act.
The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
October 14, 1906 - December 4, 1975
Under conditions of tyranny it is far easier to act than to think.
August 27, 1770 - November 14, 1831
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
June 21, 1982
You think of George Washington, this man who was larger than life, and in some ways he was. But at the same time, he's just a person.
The proper study of mankind is books.
July 21, 1899 - July 2, 1961
All things truly wicked start from innocence.