The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
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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.
Men mourn for what they have lost women for what they ain't got.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
Love looks through a telescope envy, through a microscope.
The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.
Knowledge is like money: the more he gets, the more he craves.
The man whose only pleasure in life is making money, weighs less on the moral scale than an angleworm.
If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We could not even eat hash with any safety.
I think when the full horror of being fifty hits you, you should stay home and have a good cry.
The best way to convince a fool that he is wrong is to let him have his own way.
Hope is a very unruly emotion.
The control of information is something the elite always does, particularly in a despotic form of government. Information, knowledge, is power. If you can control information, you can control people.
Men should not try to overstrain their goodness more than any other faculty.
Over the years the political establishment has frowned if a mainstream politician mentions marriage.
Every beautiful eye has a hidden cry.
Obama has seen to the passage of the most radical legislation in recent American history and so-called 'progressives' should be thanking him for it - even as many of the rest of us rear in horror from its implications.
Miracles, in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain, surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories.
My goal is to get everybody in America to do their family tree.