A woman is the only thing I am afraid of that I know will not hurt me.
The problem with internet quotes is you can't always depend on their accuracy.
It is the eternal struggle between these two principles - right and wrong - throughout the world. They are the two principles that have stood face to face from the beginning of time; and wll ever to struggle.
Extemporaneous speaking should be practiced and cultivated. It is the lawyer's avenue to the public. However able and faithful he may be in other respects, people are slow to bring him business if he cannot make a speech.
Public opinion in this country is everything.
We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it.
If a man had more than one life, I think a little hanging would not hurt this one; but after he is once dead, we cannot bring him back, no matter how sorry we may be; so the boy shall be pardoned.
I claim not to have controlled events, but confess plainly that events have controlled me.
A farce or comedy is best played; a tragedy is best read at home.