It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
To succeed in life, you need two things: ignorance and confidence.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.
Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
There are basically two types of people. People who accomplish things, and people who claim to have accomplished things.The first group is less crowded.
Every one is a moon, and has a dark side which he never shows to anybody.
I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one.
Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been.
The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter.
Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.
Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please.
Really great people make you feel that you, too, can become great.
The more you explain it, the more I don't understand it.
Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
The more things are forbidden, the more popular they become.