Nine-tenths of wisdom consists of being wise in time.
No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.
No man is above the law and no man below it; nor do we ask any man's permission when we require him to obey it. Obedience to the law is demanded as a right; not asked as a favor.
No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expediency.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his body, to risk his well-being, to risk his life in a great cause.
No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life, in a great cause.
Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
People ask the difference between a leader and a boss. The leader leads, and the boss drives.
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk we must act big.