The thing I hate about an argument is that it always interrupts a discussion.
It isn't that they can't see the solution, it's that they can't see the problem.
Soldiers have many faults, but they have one redeeming merit; they are never worshippers of force. Soldiers more than any other men are taught severely and systematically that might is not right.
No man knows he is young while he is young.
All government is an ugly necessity.
A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
What people call impartiality may simply mean indifference, and what people call partiality may simply mean mental activity.
The man who sees consistency in things is a wit; the man who sees the inconsistency in things is a humorist.
True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare.
Marriage is an adventure, like going to war.
It isn't that they can't see the solution. It's that they can't see the problem.
An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
Tradition may be defined as an extension of the franchise. Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead.
Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere.
And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.