Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
The best place to find God is in a garden. You can dig for him there.
If all the economists were laid end to end, they’d never reach a conclusion.
Nothing is worth doing unless the consequences may be serious.
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office.
There is no satisfaction in hanging a man who does not object to it.
The trouble with her is that she lacks the power of conversation but not the power of speech.
When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
What Englishman will give his mind to politics as long as he can afford to keep a motor car?
Our prejudices are so deeply rooted that we never think of them as prejudices but call them common sense.
Beware of the man who does not return your blow: he neither forgives you nor allows you to forgive yourself.
Very few people can afford to be poor.