Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
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As a general thing, when a woman wears the pants in a family, she has a good right to them.
One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can.
Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
If there was no faith there would be no living in this world. We could not even eat hash with any safety.
The best medicine I know for rheumatism is to thank the Lord that it ain't gout.
There is nothing so easy to learn as experience and nothing so hard to apply.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
Money will buy a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.
Every man has his follies - and often they are the most interesting thing he has got.
The doorstep to the temple of wisdom is a knowledge of our own ignorance.
My movies are unadorned, they're not particularly fancy, I think they're kind of workmanlike in some ways, focusing on the writing and the acting.
The display of grief makes more demands than grief itself. How few men are sad in their own company.
I do not deny that I planned sabotage. I did not plan it in a spirit of recklessness nor because I have any love of violence. I planned it as a result of a calm and sober assessment of the political situation that had arisen after many years of tyranny, exploitation and oppression of my people by the whites.
I've been screaming at the top of my lungs at my family, 'Work out! Work out! Old age is coming!'
There is only one kind of freedom and that's individual liberty. Our lives come from our creator and our liberty comes from our creator. It has nothing to do with government granting it.
The only part of the conduct of any one, for which he is amenable to society, is that which concerns others. In the part which merely concerns himself, his independence is, of right, absolute. Over himself, over his own body and mind, the individual is sovereign.
It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.
I have a small house so I borrow everything except art, that's what I love.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.