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Innocence dwells with Wisdom, but never with Ignorance.
Our country, right or wrong. When right, to be kept right, when wrong to be put right.
When there are two conflicting versions of a story, the wise course is to believe the one in which people appear at their worst.
The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
I am patient with stupidity, but not with those who are proud of it.
No one can deny that much of our modern advertising is essentially dishonest; and it can be maintained that to lie freely and all the time for private profit is not to abuse the right of free speech, whether it is a violation of the law or not. But again the practical question is, how much lying for private profit is to be permitted by law?
Fixed ideas are like a cramp in the foot - the best remedy against it is to tread on it.
Our business being to colonize the country, there was only one way to do it
Categorized under Business
Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that great generation.
The size of a man is measured by the size of the thing that makes him angry.
In the whole wretched business there was something generous that was doing its best to flower.
To succeed as a team is to hold all of the members accountable for their expertise.
The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.
Finance is the art of passing money from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
I am responsible only to God and history.
Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
Categorized under Necessity
Your first appearance, he said to me, is the gauge by which you will be measured; try to manage that you may go beyond yourself in after times, but beware of ever doing less.
Let him who expects one class of society to prosper into highest degree, while the other is in distress, try whether one side of his face can smile while the other is pinched.
Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.
I know that there are people who do not love their fellow man, and I hate people like that!
Never do anything yourself that others can do for you.
Moderation is a fatal thing. Nothing succeeds like excess.
I prefer the company of peasants because they have not been educated sufficiently to reason incorrectly.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek then with our eyes open.
Categorized under Beauty
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
The heads of strong old age are beautiful beyond all grace of youth.
Sometimes it is more important to discover what one cannot do, than what one can do.
Music, verily, is the mediator between intellectual and sensuous life... the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind but which mankind cannot comprehend.