Wisdom has never made a bigot, but learning has.
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A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
The best medicine I know for rheumatism is to thank the Lord that it ain't gout.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
It is not all bad, this getting old, ripening. After the fruit has got its growth it should juice up and mellow. God forbid I should live long enough to ferment and rot and fall to the ground in a squash.
Laughter is the sensation of feeling good all over and showing it principally in one place.
Marrying for love may be a bit risky, but it is so honest that God can't help but smile on it.
The best time for you to hold your tongue is the time you feel you must say something or bust.
The man whose only pleasure in life is making money, weighs less on the moral scale than an angleworm.
Learning sleeps and snores in libraries, but wisdom is everywhere, wide awake, on tiptoe.
Time is like money, the less we have of it to spare the further we make it go.
If you cannot work on the marriage or the women is a moron, staying married and cheating makes the most sense because divorce is disruptive to the family life and your bank account.
When I was first learning songs, I'd have a favorite song, and I'd take the chords and twist them around. I'd learn the chords and then play them backward. That was my first experimenting with writing a song.
Silently one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels.
Man cannot be free if he does not know that he is subject to necessity, because his freedom is always won in his never wholly successful attempts to liberate himself from necessity.
Heaven means to be one with God.
Wherever men and women are persecuted because of their race, religion, or political views, that place must - at that moment - become the center of the universe.
The people I grew up around who I really liked were quick on the draw. It always just wowed me. And my mum would make weird funny comments. I can see in myself her self-deprecating, hippie humour. I can't take myself too seriously.
A few great minds are enough to endow humanity with monstrous power, but a few great hearts are not enough to make us worthy of using it.
Work while you work, play while you play - this is a basic rule of repressive self-discipline.
I have so much respect for my mom and all the women across the world.