Words are the money of fools.
It is better to know nothing than to know what ain't so.
As he was valiant, I honor him. But as he was ambitious, I slew him.
God knows best; he hasn't arranged your anatomy so as to make it easy for you to pat yourself on the back.
Take the obvious, add a cupful of brains, a generous pinch of imagination, a bucketful of courage and daring, stir well and bring to a boil.
To give an accurate description of what has never occurred is not merely the proper occupation of the historian, but the inalienable privilege of any man of parts and culture.
There is a heroism in crime as well as in virtue. Vice and infamy have their altars and their religion.
Belief creates the actual fact.
It is true, that a little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
I advise you to go on living solely to enrage those who are paying your annuities. It is the only pleasure I have left.
A purpose you impart is no longer your own.
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
Failing to be there when a man wants her is a woman's greatest sin, except to be there when he doesn't want her.
Nine out of ten people who change their minds are wrong the second time too.
You don't learn to hold your own in the world by standing on guard, but by attacking and getting well hammered yourself.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
The brave person thinks of themselves last of all.
We learn geology the morning after the earthquake.
Work is not man's punishment! It is his reward and his strength, his glory and his pleasure.