• The reason why some find it hard to think is that they haven’t much experience with it.
  • You can never make your dreams come true by oversleeping.
  • Those who complain about how the ball bounces are probably the ones who dropped it.
  • To err is human; to admit it is not.
  • The fact that a great many people believe something is no guarantee that it is true.
  • We are all brothers under the skin, but some brothers get under your skin more than others.
  • When you stop thinking about yourself all of the time, a certain sense of repose overtakes you.
  • If you would conquer your weaknesses, you must never gratify them.
  • The only fool bigger than the one who thinks he knows it all is the one who tries to argue with him.
  • Courage is fear that has said its prayers.
  • Smoking kills live men and cures dead hogs.
  • No one expresses an opinion with more zeal than an ignorant person.
  • You can avoid the truth, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding the truth.
  • We should be united by what we love, not by what we fear.
  • Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
  • It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
  • When I hear some people boast, I am reminded of what the flea said to the elephant: “Didn’t we really shake that bridge when we crossed it!”
  • Happiness is the result of being too busy to be miserable.
  • The problem with doing nothing is that you don’t know when quitting time is.
  • Too many people are digging up their roots when they should be cultivating their sprouts.
  • Backbone beats wishbone every time.