As scarce as truth is, the supply has always been in excess of the demand.
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Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them.
Genius ain't anything more than elegant common sense.
One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can.
I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one place.
There's a lot of people in this world who spend so much time watching their health that they haven't the time to enjoy it.
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
There are lots of people who mistake their imagination for their memory.
There are some people so addicted to exaggeration that they can't tell the truth without lying.
Half the battle is selling music, not singing it. It's the image, not what you sing.
Knowledge which is divorced from justice, may be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result.
Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.
Close elections tend to break toward the challenger because undecided voters - having held out so long against the incumbent - are by nature looking for change.
Leave the world green of trees and crystal clear waters for the children. An acre of tree is worth a million fold than a a ship loaded with the most precious gems.
I have great expectations for the future, because the past was highly overrated.
Neutrality is a negative word. It does not express what America ought to feel. We are not trying to keep out of trouble we are trying to preserve the foundations on which peace may be rebuilt.
My turn of mind is so given to taking things in the absurd point of view, that it breaks out in spite of me every now and then.
It is the most sensual men who need to flee women and torment their bodies.