Money is the fruit of evil, as often as the root of it.
Any clod can have the facts; having opinions is an art.
I am told that I talk in shorthand and then smudge it.
A truly elegant taste is generally accompanied with excellency of heart.
It is impossible to persuade a man who does not disagree, but smiles.
The one great principle of English law is to make business for itself.
A box without hinges, key, or lid, yet golden treasure inside is hid.
Culture is a way of coping with the world by defining it in detail.
Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.
It is a melancholy truth that even great men have their poor relations.
Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.
Bring in the bottled lightning, a clean tumbler, and a corkscrew.
You don’t carry in your countenance a letter of recommendation.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
There are many sham diamonds in this life which pass for real, and vice versa.
The men who learn endurance, are they who call the whole world, brother.