Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
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Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them?
As I would not be a slave, so I would not be a master. This expresses my idea of democracy.
No matter how much the cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
You may deceive all the people part of the time, and part of the people all the time, but not all the people all the time.
If I were to try to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
The Lord prefers common-looking people. That is why he makes so many of them.
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number.
Nature scarcely ever gives us the very best for that we must have recourse to art.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
No person I have ever met, not even the most righteous or pure of heart, has gone without those times when faith recedes in the busy-ness of life.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Change alone is eternal, perpetual, immortal.
It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes.
Be able to back up a car for a considerable distance in a straight line and back out of a driveway.
In the old days... it was a basic, cardinal fact that producers didn't have opinions. When I was producing natural history programmes, I didn't use them as vehicles for my own opinion. They were factual programmes.
I am looking for a lot of men who have an infinite capacity to not know what can't be done.
Not every difficult and dangerous thing is suitable for training, but only that which is conducive to success in achieving the object of our effort.