Everyone has ancestors and it is only a question of going back far enough to find a good one.
When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her.
Amusement is the happiness of those who cannot think.
The people who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and willpower to develop themselves.
Some folks can look so busy doing nothin' that they seem indispensible.
Ambition should be made of sterner stuff.
Hitch your wagon to a star.
You can't hold a person down without staying down with him.
That must be wonderful; I have no idea what it means.
I fear explanations explanatory of things explained.