Do not worry; eat three square meals a day; say your prayers; be courteous to your creditors; keep your digestion good; exercise; go slow and easy. Maybe there are other things your special case requires to make you happy, but my friend, these I reckon will give you a good lift.
I don’t know who my grandfather was; I’m much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
You may fool all the people some of the time, you can even fool some of the people all of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
You can fool some of the people all the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you cannot fool all of the people all the time.
You cannot strengthen the weak by weakening the strong.
With malice towards none, with charity for all, with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right
Laws change; people die; the land remains.
Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.
Whenever there is a conflict between human rights and property rights, human rights must prevail.
Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes crimes out of things that are not crimes.
Lonely men seek companionship. Lonely women sit at home and wait. They never meet.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
I regard no man as poor who has a godly mother.
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother