Having a goal is a state of happiness.
Fear is the father of courage and the mother of safety.
Time is lost when we have not lived a full human life, time unenriched by experience, creative endeavor, enjoyment, and suffering.
Good taste is the flower of good sense.
Drink nothing without seeing it, sign nothing without reading it.
Treat a horse like a woman and a woman like a horse. And they'll both win for you.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is his humility.
From birth to age eighteen, a girl needs good parents. From eighteen to thirty-five, she needs good looks. From thirty-five to fifty-five, she needs a good personality. From fifty-five on, she needs good cash.
Secret, and self-contained, and solitary as an oyster.
Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.
Contemporary man has rationalized the myths, but he has not been able to destroy them.
Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
Self-denial is not a virtue, it is only the effect of prudence on rascality.
One man's poison ivy is another man's spinach.
Architecture is space structured to serve man and to move him.
When a man is small, he loves and hates food with a ferocity which soon dims. At six years old his very bowels will heave when such a dish as creamed carrots or cold tapioca appear before him.
He who despairs of the human condition is a coward, but he who has hope for it is a fool.
Supposing you have tried and failed again and again. You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down.
Revolutions are not about trifles, but spring from trifles.
When a man of 40 falls in love with a girl of 20, it isn't her youth he is seeking but his own.