Golf is a game in which you yell 'fore,' shoot six, and write down five.
I almost got a psychology degree, I almost got a philosophy degree. I kept changing it so they couldn't make me graduate. I studied anthropology and eastern religion, epistomology, and astronomy... I took every interesting course I could find for nine years.
Ice-cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn't illegal.
I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
The attacks of September 11 - and subsequent acts of terror from London to Madrid to Fort Hood, Texas - embody the most repulsive of human instincts, the will to power at the price of the lives of others.
Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense.
You cannot live to please everyone else. You have to edify, educate and fulfill your own dreams and destiny, and hope that whatever your art is that you're putting out there, if it's received, great, I respect you for receiving it. If it's not received, great, I respect you for not.
To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is.
A guy named Charlie Beacham was my first mentor at Ford. He taught me the importance of the dealers, and he rubbed my nose in the retail business.
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us.
Man is, properly speaking, based upon hope, he has no other possession but hope this world of his is emphatically the place of hope.
One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him.
What made me run away was doubtless not so much the fear of settling down, but of settling down permanently in something ugly.
But when one believes that you've been appointed by God for a particular mission in history, you have to be very careful about that, how you speak about that. Where is the self-reflection in that? Where is the humility in that?
He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.
We all love musical architecture there's no doubt about that.
He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune; for they are impediments to great enterprises, either of virtue or mischief.
Those who have free seats at a play hiss first.
I believe the Bible is the best gift God has ever given to man. All the good from The Savior of the world is communicated to us through this Book.
I think one of the basic reasons men make good friends is that they can make up their minds quickly.
Do not use a hatchet to remove a fly from your friend's forehead.
Biggest profits mean gravest risks.
We ate well and cheaply and drank well and cheaply and slept well and warm together and loved each other.
Vanity of science. Knowledge of physical science will not console me for ignorance of morality in time of affliction, but knowledge of morality will always console me for ignorance of physical science.
When the sun rises, it rises for everyone.
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
It is almost universally felt that when we call a country democratic we are praising it; consequently, the defenders of every kind of regime claim that it is a democracy, and fear that they might have to stop using the word if it were tied down to any one meaning.
When you go to buy, use your eyes not your ears.
You can only get really unpopular decisions through if the electorate is convinced of the value of the environment. That's what natural history programmes should be for.
Do not choose your wife at a dance, but in the field among the harvesters.
The origin of life is one of the great outstanding mysteries of science.
Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.
I want there to be a level of respect between everybody.
Angry people are not always wise.
Only on paper has humanity yet achieved glory, beauty, truth, knowledge, virtue, and abiding love.
George Bernard Shaw
The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.
Don't forget it's daylight savings time. You spring forward, then you fall back. It's like Robert Downey Jr. getting out of bed.
It is clear that the individual who persecutes a man, his brother, because he is not of the same opinion, is a monster.
A coward is incapable of exhibiting love it is the prerogative of the brave.
No one is rich enough to do without a neighbor.
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