A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point of doubtful sanity.
I am a writer of books in retrospect. I talk in order to understand; I teach in order to learn.
The greatest thing in family life is to take a hint when a hint is intended-and not to take a hint when a hint isn’t intended.
The father is always a Republican toward his son, and his mother’s always a Democrat.
If you don’t know how great this country is, I know someone who does; Russia.
It’s the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.
Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second.
The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Be sure your wisest words are those you do not say.