In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these.
How come, just as the rocket is launching, the astronauts don't also shoot some fireworks out the window It would make the whole takeoff look more impressive.
The greatest gift we can give one another is rapt attention to one another's existence.
A prudent mind can see room for misgiving, lest he who prospers would one day suffer reverse.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong.
As long as people will accept crap, it will be financially profitable to dispense it.
I know of no great men except those who have rendered great service to the human race.
We can have democracy in this country, or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can't have both.