In Paris they simply stared when I spoke to them in French; I never did succeed in making those idiots understand their language.
The vitality of thought is in adventure. Ideas won't keep. Something must be done about them.
Forgiveness is almost a selfish act because of its immense benefits to the one who forgives.
The government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
It is hard to believe that a man is telling the truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.
I had a monumental idea this morning, but I didn't like it.
Thomas Jefferson once said, 'We should never judge a president by his age, only by his works.' And ever since he told me that, I stopped worrying.
If crime fighters fight crime and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention that part to us, do they?
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
He's turned his life around. He used to be depressed and miserable. Now he's miserable and depressed.