He that has a penny in his purse, is worth a penny: Have and you shall be esteemed.
Solitude is for me a fount of healing which makes my life worth living.
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.
You are a human being. You have rights inherent in that reality. You have dignity and worth that exists prior to law.
A diamond with a flaw is worth more than a pebble without imperfections
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
We can secure other people's approval, if we do right and try hard; but our own is worth a hundred of it, and no way has been found out of securing that
One act of beneficence, one act of real usefulness, is worth all the abstract sentiment in the world
The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention
The worth of a state, in the long run, is the worth of the individuals composing it
One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning.
A sight of the label is worth 50 years experience.
A full cup of wine at the right time is worth more than all the kingdoms of this earth
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
So far as I know, anything worth hearing is not usually uttered at seven o'clock in the morning; and if it is, it will generally be repeated at a more reasonable hour for a larger and more wakeful audience.
Others, amounting to four novels and a mess of short stories which I did not think worth preserving, I have done my best to eliminate from the record by refusing all requests for permission to reprint them, and I hope I have done a good job of making them hard to unearth.
Our presence in Afghanistan is not worth the price of any more American lives or treasure.
I never diet. I smoke. I drink now and then. I never work out. I work very hard, and I am worth every cent.
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
If we think systematically, we will stop asking, "How much is nature worth?" We will know that we are a piece of nature ourselves.
I am on the side of the unregenerate who affirm the worth of life as an end in itself, as against the saints who deny it.
One day at a time--this is enough. Do not look back and grieve over the past for it is gone; and do not be troubled about the future, for it has not yet come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful it will be worth remembering
A single idea / the sudden flash of a thought / may be worth a million dollars.
There are four questions of value in life... What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.