Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.
Freedom is a possession of inestimable value.
Mix a little foolishness with your prudence: It’s good to be silly at the right moment.
As I know more of mankind I expect less of them, and am ready now to call a man a good man upon easier terms than I was formerly.
I just write what I wanted to write. I write what amuses me. It’s totally for myself.
George Washington, as a boy, was ignorant of the commonest accomplishments of youth. He could not even lie.
Be not ashamed of thy virtues; honor’s a good brooch to wear in a man’s hat at all times.
Tis foolish to fear what you cannot avoid.
Remember what is unbecoming to do is also unbecoming to speak of.
He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.