"You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time."
"You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today."
"How many legs does a dog have if you call his tail a leg? Four. Saying that a tail is a leg doesn't make it a leg."
"Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm."
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."
"Don't worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition."
"You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was."
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."
"Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough."