Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
If you've got a talent, protect it.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
If you think you can do it, you can.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.
The wise does at once what the fool does at last.
Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Always desire to learn something useful.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.
Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
We have a system that increasingly taxes work and subsidizes nonwork.
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?