No man knows his true character until he has run out of gas, purchased something on the installment plan, and raised an adolescent.
Be civil to all, sociable to many, familiar with few, friend to one, enemy to none.
Nothing is more frightful than laughter when it comes to jealousy.
In aging, one becomes more foolish and more wise.
Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone?
When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who do not know it, but for the sake of defending those that do.
A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
Reasoning with a child is fine, if you can reach the child's reason without destroying your own.
Genius round the world stands hand-in-hand, and one shock of recognition runs the whole circle round.
Youth condemns, maturity condones.