Every political good carried to the extreme must be productive of evil.
The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us. Only that day dawns to which we are awake. There is more day to dawn. The sun is but a morning star.
It is not necessary to understand things in order to argue about them.
An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously.
I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.
Poorly written novels--no matter how pious and edifying the behavior of the characters--are not good in themselves and are therefore not really edifying.
We are all pencils in the hand of God.
She used to drag her mattress besider her low window and lie awake for a long while, vibrating with excitement, as a machine vibrates from speed. Life rushed in upon her through that window - or so it seemed. In reality, of course, life rushes from within, not from without. There is no work of art so big or so beautiful that is was not once all contained in some youthful body, like this one which lay on the floor in the moonlight, pulsing with ardor and anticipation.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.
Every man has seen the wall that limits his mind.
I sure hope you're staying alive for the upcoming Dodgers series.
To me the meanest flower that blows can give Thoughts that do often lie too deep for tears.
There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Always and never are two words you should always remember never to use.
Ooops. My brain just hit a bad sector.
All of his saves have come in relief appearances
Duty then is the sublimest word in the English language. You should do your duty in all things. You can never do more, you should never wish to do less.
The habit of common and continuous speech is a symptom of mental deficiency.
Don't ever sell mankind short by saying there's anything they can't do.