-- "A nation that fails to educate its children soon won't be able to; for who will it have who can do so?"
-- Whenever I tell people that I live in Canada’s smallest province, Prince Edward Island, they always ask how small it is. I tell them that it’s so small that BP wanted to put it on stilts and use it for a deep sea drilling rig.
-- Never get into a pissing contest with a fire hose.
--It’s all very well to be methodical but don’t carry it to the point where you eat alphabet soup alphabetically.
-- You won’t discover the reason for your existence – until you create it.
-- The problem with stupid people is that they're so stupid; but then that's the problem with smart people too.
--Seeds of love only flourish well in a bed of respect.
--You cannot find your destiny in the words of another for his words are his destiny; you must write your own book of life and in that writing, find your own destiny.
--Socialism; wonderful in concept, requires that people be civilized in order for it to work; clearly, we are not yet ready for it.
-Someone once asked me what I thought was the ‘right’ amount of money a person should have.
After due consideration I guess I’d have to say that it’s enough to let you be free but not enough to let you deny freedom to another.
-No matter how much money a stupid man has, whether a little, a lot, or none, he always wants more. No matter how little money a wise man has, he can always find a way to be content.
-Happiness is an erratic thing; it comes upon us unexpectedly and leaves us without notice.
Contentment, on the other hand, is ours to create; and stays with us as long as we enjoy it.
-You needn’t begin to procrastinate until tomorrow.
-Intelligence is not knowledge. The smartest of men will lack wisdom if their information is in error. This is why you may see a very intelligent man do a really stupid thing.
-How strange it is that only as today is becoming yesterday do we realize that we ought to have planned better for it when it was tomorrow!