Those who drink to drown their sorrows should be told that sorrows know how to swim.

Nobody gets to live life backwards. Look ahead - thats where your future lies.

Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.

Class can 'walk with kings and keep its virtue and talk with crowds and keep the common touch.' Everyone is comfortable with the person who has class because that person is comfortable with himself.

Maturity: Be able to stick with a job until it is finished. Be able to bear an injustice without having to get even. Be able to carry money without spending it. Do your duty without being supervised.

The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy, the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.

I advise keeping four feet on the floor and all hands on deck.

It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.

Class is the sure-footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.

The Lord gave us two ends - one to sit on and the other to think with. Success depends on which one we use the most.

Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet; a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

If you have love in your life, it can make up for a great many things that are missing. If you don't have love in your life, no matter what else there is, it's not enough.

There could be no honor in a sure success, but much might be wrested from a sure defeat.

Class is considerate of others. It knows that good manners is nothing more than a series of petty sacrifices.

At every party there are two kinds of people - those who want to go home and those who don't. The trouble is, they are usually married to each other.

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.

Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.

Class is real. It can't be faked.

Nobody ever drowned in his own sweat.

You need that guy like a giraffe needs strep throat.

No one has the right to destroy another person's belief by demanding empirical evidence.

Television has proved that people will look at anything rather than each other.

All married couples should learn the art of battle as they should learn the art of making love. Good battle is objective and honest - never vicious or cruel. Good battle is healthy and constructive, and brings to a marriage the principles of equal partnership.

Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure-footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.

Too many people today know the price of everything and the value of nothing.

One out of four people in this country is mentally unbalanced. Think of your three closes friends; if they seem OK, then you're the one.

The trouble with talking too fast is you may say something you haven't thought of yet.

If you marry a man who cheats on his wife, you'll be married to a man who cheats on his wife.

Know when to tune out, if you listen to too much advice you may wind up making other peoples mistakes.

Class never tries to build itself up by tearing others down. Class is already up and need not strive to look better by making others look worse.

Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass.

People who care about each other enjoy doing things for one another. They don't consider it servitude.

The best way to find something you have lost is to buy a replacement.

I don't believe that you have to be a cow to know what milk is.

Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.

Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.