Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
One aged man – one man – can’t fill a house.
There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
The only way round is through.
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.
A liberal is a man too broadminded to take his own side in a quarrel.