Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
Quote by Mark Twain
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What a wee little part of a person's life are his acts and his words! His real life is led in his head, and is known to none but himself.
Thunder is good, thunder is impressive but it is lightning that does the work.
In the first place, God made idiots. That was for practice. Then he made school boards.
It's good sportsmanship to not pick up lost golf balls while they are still rolling.
Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
I have made it a rule never to smoke more that one cigar at a time.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
I didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.
The foundation stones for a balanced success are honesty, character, integrity, faith, love and loyalty.
Who rises from a prayer a better man, his prayer is answered.
If one is going to change the definition of marriage to be, quote, 'same sex,' then there is absolutely no valid argument constitutionally or rhetorically you can make against multiple people getting married. These are radical social changes.
If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a distaste for riches if their lives are not unduly long, it is not because they are disinclined to longevity.
The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.
Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.
I don't need faith.
I just worry a lot. I'm a worrier. Michelle and Barack are really dear to me. I mean, I love them. And I don't want to see them get hurt. Just the nature of politics is hurtful. So every time they are hurt, I get hurt. It's a lot to ask of people, and it's a lot to see your friends go through. It's hard not to get emotional.
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
There's always failure. And there's always disappointment. And there's always loss. But the secret is learning from the loss, and realizing that none of those holes are vacuums.