Ask not what your country can do for you ask what you can do for your country.
Socialism is Bolshevism with a shave.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
I am not bound to please thee with my answers.
Every man's life, liberty, and property are in danger when the Legislature is in session.
How often we find ourselves turning our backs on our actual friends, that we may go and meet their ideal cousins.
That's the way things come clear. All of a sudden. And then you realize how obvious they've been all along.
The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in the closet.
I think a good scene in a movie would be where one scientist tells another scientist, 'You know what will save the world You're holding it in your hand.' And the other scientist looks, and in his hand are peanuts. Then when he looks up, the first scientist is being taken away to the insane asylum.
He would come in and say he changed his mind -- which was a gilded figure of speech, because he didn't have any.