My country is the world and my religion is to do good.
Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.
One should be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise. This philosophy fitted on to my early adult life, when I saw the improbable, the implausible, often the “impossible,” come true.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought.
You can observe a lot by just watching.
I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have gotten hold of for the moment and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before passing it to future generations.
George Bernard Shaw
Baseball is ninety percent mental and the other half is physical.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
If all economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion.