Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
Who seeks shall find.
Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
To know oneself, one should assert oneself.
Know or listen to those who know.
Always desire to learn something useful.
I can, therefore I am.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
We shape our buildings thereafter they shape us.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is a corpse.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
It is no use saying, 'We are doing our best.' You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
The short words are best, and the old words are the best of all.
Broadly speaking, the short words are the best, and the old words best of all.
In war as in life, it is often necessary when some cherished scheme has failed, to take up the best alternative open, and if so, it is folly not to work for it with all your might.
Short words are best and the old words when short are best of all.