We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds.
To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them.
After a certain point, money is meaningless. It ceases to be the goal. The game is what counts.
The more you own, the more you know you don’t own.
I have no friends and no enemies - only competitors.
The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows.
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.
I am a woman above everything else.
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it - but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.
Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President’s widow?
There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.
Sex is a bad thing because it rumples the clothes.
I want to live my life, not record it.
He didn’t even have the satisfaction of being killed for civil rights. it had to be some silly little Communist.
There are two kinds of women, those who want power in the world and those who want power in bed.
I don’t think there are any men who are faithful to their wives.
Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer.
The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.
I don’t understand it. Jack will spend any amount of money to buy votes but he balks at investing a thousand dollars in a beautiful painting.
The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs.
We must all obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature.
A morning-glory at my window satisfies me more than the metaphysics of books.
The fairest thing in nature, a flower, still has its roots in earth and manure.
He who does not become familiar with nature through love will never know her.
For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature’s finest balm.
The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.
Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable.
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
Art for art’s sake is a philosophy of the well-fed.
Do you realize if it weren’t for Edison we’d be watching TV by candlelight?
All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman and a pretty girl.