Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains, they drown in every drop.
If you think it's going to rain, it will.
Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
Americans are benevolently ignorant about Canada, while Canadians are malevolently well informed about the United States.
It is not alone what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable.
I remember when I got married. I remember where I got married. But for the life of me, I can't remember why I got married.
Pray, v: to ask that the laws of the universe be annulled in behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.
Oh! say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave, O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave.
There is nobody who totally lacks the courage to change.
Nature, when she invented, manufactured and patented her authors, contrived to make critics out of the chips that were left.
Friends are relatives you make for yourself.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.
Have the courage to act instead of react.
Rough work, iconoclasm, but the only way to get at the truth.
Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for the training of a mere beginner.
He who has not faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Leisure time is when your wife can't find you
What obstructs the vision and is called smog in our big cities is called defining the issues in politics
Some people change their ways when they see the light, others when they feel the heat.