The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still.
It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
Riches don't make a man rich, they only make him busier.
Dogs never bite me - just humans.
Wisdom is found only in truth.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
I am absolutely convinced that no wealth in the world can help humanity forward, even in the hands of the most devoted worker in this cause. The example of great and pure personages is the only thing that can lead us to find ideas and noble deeds. Money only appeals to selfishness and always irresistibly tempts its owner to abuse it.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
You can’t fall if you don’t climb. But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground.
Science provides an understanding of a universal experience. Arts provide a universal understanding of a personal experience.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
The time is always right to do what is right.
We work to become, not to acquire.
The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.