The best way I know of to win an argument is to start by being in the right.
For as one star another far exceeds, So souls in heaven are placed by their deeds.
For me, hard work represents the supreme luxury of life.
Everybody's for democracy in principle. It's only in practice that the thing gives rise to stiff objections.
The art of acting consists in keeping people from coughing.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The gift/curse of the visionary is that they can see the future as clearly as they can see the present.
There is no end of craving. Hence contentment alone is the best way to happiness. Therefore, acquire contentment.
Confidence in a forecast rises with the amount of information that goes into it. But the accuracy of the forecast stays the same.
No man goes before his time - unless the boss leaves early.
Things don't have to change the world to be important.
Success has always been a great liar.
Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
Politics is applesauce.
I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.
Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time.
H. L. Mencken
Editor: a person employed by a newspaper, whose business it is to separate the wheat from the chaff, and to see that the chaff is printed.
If one day the speed kills me, do not cry because I was smiling.
Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough.
To suppose that any form of government will secure liberty or happiness without any virtue in the people, is a chimerical idea.
If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.
Children begin by loving their parents; after a time they judge them; rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.
There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows.
Don't be one to remember everything lent, but forget everything borrowed.
Always borrow from a pessimist, he never expects anything back.
Any sufficiently advanced bureaucracy is indistinguishable from molasses.
The novice in advertising frequently gives the public credit, for too much intelligence.
Among the worries of today's business executives is the large number of unemployed still on the payroll.
The first thing the secretary types is the boss.
A hard thing about business is minding your own
A vacation should be just long enough that you're boss misses you, and not long enough for him to discover how well he can get along without you.
Business conventions are important because they demonstrate how many people a company can operate without.
Business is like a wheelbarrow--it stands still until someone pushes it.
Leisure for people of business, and business for people of leisure would cure many problems.
People will go right on preferring to do business with friends.
If you are pre-occupied with life and death then you aren't ready for heaven.
If you're too busy to help those around you succeed, you're too busy.
I don't care how much you know until I know how much you care.
Coming to Rome, much labor and little profit! The King whom you seek here, unless you bring Him with you will not find Him.
She had once been a Catholic, but discovering that priests were infinitely more attentive when she was in process of losing or regaining faith in Mother Church, she maintained an enchantingly wavering attitude.
Caution is not cowardly. Carelessness is not courage
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