The more things change, the more they are the same.
The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs.
A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.
We have, I fear, confused power with greatness.
The more articulate one is, the more dangerous words become.
Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
It’s the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
I can live for two months on a good compliment.
It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.
A guilty conscience needs to confess. A work of art is a confession.
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
Rememvber to play after every storm.
To be content with little is hard; to be content with much, impossible.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. I believe this to be a great litmus test of my strength.
Recognizing the need is the primary condition for design. i.e. Necessity is the mother of invention.
Beware of false knowledge: it is more dangerous than ignorance. False knowledge, to me, is ignorance with arrogance- to me. While I try to be a subscriber to Socrates assertion that “I know but one thing, that I know nothing”- I believe that through my search/odyssey for knowledge, it is theoretically possible to know more nothing than most.
The heart is great which shows moderation in the midst of prosperity.
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to.
It is far better to be alone than to be in bad company.
To err is human; to forgive, divine.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.