Expert: a man who makes three correct guesses consecutively.
“A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.”
If people think that nature is their friend, they don’t need an enemy.
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”
Common sense is not so common.
If we don’t discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us.
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
“Do not consider painful what is good for you.”
“When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”
It is not the critic who counts. The credit belongs to the man who is in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood.