Ideas lose themselves as quickly as quail, and one must wing them the minute they rise out of the grass, or they are gone.
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine.
No one is laughable who laughs at himself.
The pomp of death is far more terrible than death itself.
Your emotions affect every cell in your body. Mind and body, mental and physical, are intertwined.
We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of polished society.
I have not failed. I've just found 10, 000 ways that won't work.
The reading of all good books is like a conversation with all the finest men of past centuries.
I believe love produces a certain flowering of the whole personality which nothing else can achieve.
In the fight between you and the world, back the world.