Leisure time is when your wife can't find you
And which of you with taking thought can add to his stature one cubit?
Conceit causes more conversation than wit.
Live now, believe me, wait not till tomorrow, gather the roses of life today.
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
I believe there's an inner power that makes winners or losers. And the winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts.
Prayer is the contemplation of the facts of life from the highest point of view.
What we fear comes to pass more speedily than what we hope.
The life of a writer is tragic: the more we advance, the farther there is to go and the more there is to say, the less time there is to say it.
Et tu Brute! (You too, Brutus!)
Knowledge is of two kinds. We know a subject ourselves, or we know where we can find information upon it.
I was going to take you out to lunch for your birthday . . . but you already are.
The body never lies.
111 company is like a dog, who dirts those most whom he loves best.
There is no greater sorrow than to recall a happy time in the midst of wretchedness.
You say, "But He has not answered." He has, He is so near to you that His silence is the answer. His silence is big with terrific meaning that you cannot understand yet, but presently you will.
Always do one thing less than you think you can do.
I have always been pushed by the negative.... The apparent failure of a play sends me back to my typewriter that very night, before the reviews are out. I am more compelled to get back to work than if I had a success.
And Freedom shrieked as Kosciusko fell!
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned.