I have come to the conclusion never again to think of marrying, and for this reason, I can never be satisfied with anyone who would be blockhead enough to have me.
I'm a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn't have the heart to let him down.
If there is anything that links the human to the divine, it is the courage to stand by a principle when everybody else rejects it.
I am slow to listen to criminations among friends, and never expose their quarrels on either side…allow bygones to be bygones, and look to the present & future only.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
If any man tells you he loves America, yet hates labor, he is a liar. If any man tells you he trusts America, yet fears labor, he is a fool.
You can't make a weak man strong by making a strong man weak.
It is a quality of revolutions not to go by old lines or old laws, but to break up both and make new ones.
I do the very best I know how, the very best I can, and I mean to keep on doing so until the end.