I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace.
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.
I remember my mother’s prayers and they have always followed me. They have clung to me all my life.
With the catching end the pleasures of the chase.
Whenever there is a conflict between human rights and property rights, human rights must prevail.
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.
I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
Understanding the spirit of our institutions is to aim at the elevation of men; I am opposed to whatever tends to degrade them.
I don’t know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know who his grandson will be.
Teach the children so that it willnot be necessary to teach the adults.
I don’t think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
To ease another’s heartache is to forget one’s own.