The world belongs to the enthusiast who keeps cool.
The person who wants to make it has to sweat. There are no short cuts. And you've got to have the guts to be hated.
I will not fear, for you are ever with me, and you will never leave me to face my perils alone.
Starting out to make money is the greatest mistake in life. Do what you feel you have a flair for doing, and if you are good enough at it, the money will come.
Love is the magician that pulls man out of his own hat.
If all the year were playing holidays, To sport would be as tedious as to work.
Golf and sex: Two things you can really enjoy without being that good at them.
It is assumed that the woman must wait motionless until she is wooed. That is how the spider waits for the fly.
A decent boldness ever meets with friends.
Men of much depth of mind can bear a great deal of counsel; for it does not easily deface their own character, nor render their purposes indistinct.
Cynicism is that blackguard defect of vision which compels us to see the world as it is, instead of as it should be.
It is a characteristic of all movements and crusades that the psychopathic element rises to the top.
In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
When we ... devote ourselves to the strict and unsparing performance of duty, then happiness comes of itself.
Memoirs: the backstairs of history.
In forty hours I shall be in battle, with little information, and on the spur of the moment will have to make the most momentous decisions, but I believe that one's spirit enlarges with responsibility and that, with God's help, I shall make them and make them right.
There is a time for departure even when there's no certain place to go.
Love the sea? I dote upon it - from the beach.
To remain young one must change.
From their errors and mistakes, the wise and good learn wisdom for the future.