Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made president should on no account be allowed to do the job.
Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick.
Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
We are always too busy for our children; we never give them the time or interest they deserve. We lavish gifts upon them; but the most precious gift, our personal association, which means so much to them, we give grudgingly.
If you would attain greatness, think no little thoughts.
A love for tradition has never weakened a nation, indeed it has strengthened nations in their hour of peril.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
If I have any beliefs about immortality, it is that certain dogs I have known will go to heaven, and very, very few persons.
Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible.
If we could raise one generation with unconditional love, there would be no Hitlers. We need to teach the next generation of children from Day One that they are responsible for their lives. Mankind's greatest gift, also its greatest curse, is that we have free choice. We can make our choices built from love or from fear.