Self-defense is the clearest of all laws, and for this reason: lawyers didn't make it
Marriage is like wine. It is not be properly judged until the second glass.
The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon
The sharp employ the sharp.
Some people are so fond of bad luck they run half way to meet it.
Not peace at any price! Chains are worse than bayonets.
There is peace more destructive of the manhood of living man than war is destructive of his material body.
The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.
In this world truth can wait; she is used to it.
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in stranger's gardens.