Our true nationality is mankind.
The past is the beginning of the beginning and all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn.
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
The uglier a man's legs are, the better he plays golf-it's almost a law
Some people bear three kinds of trouble - the ones they've had, the ones they have, and the ones they expect to have.
There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
In England we have come to rely upon a comfortable time-lag of fifty years or a century intervening between the perception that something ought to be done and a serious attempt to do it.
The past is but the beginning of a beginning.
Advertising is legalized lying.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Hunger makes a fool of a man.
Leaders should lead as far as they can and then vanish. Their ashes should not choke the fire they have lit.
Night, the mother of fear and mystery, was coming upon me.