Courtesy is as much a mark of a gentleman as courage.
A man’s penmanship is an unfailing index of his character, moral and mental, and a criterion by which to judge his peculiarities of taste and sentiments
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borroq.
Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What’s a sundial in the shade?
Search others for their virtue, and yourself for your vices.
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
When things go wrong don’t go with them.
Men who believe absurdities will commit atrocities.
If you want to make enemies, try to change something.
Change is inevitable, except from vending machines.