All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind.
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If destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of free men we must live through all time, or die by suicide.
People who like this sort of thing will find this the sort of thing they like.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
The good is the beautiful.
I like to try to do a little work before I do anything in the morning, even if it's a paragraph.
Poetry is a freedom of choice and economy of voice.
I say quite deliberately that the Christian religion, as organized in its Churches, has been and still is the principal enemy of moral progress in the world.
I think there are opportunities for women in comedies - how zany is up to them.
The outcome of the war is in our hands the outcome of words is in the council.
I have to be alone very often. I'd be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That's how I refuel.
Necessity never made a good bargain.
If indeed there's life after death, I sure will still be a poet.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.