Some people regard private enterprise as a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look on it as a cow they can milk. Not enough people see it as a healthy horse, pulling a sturdy wagon.
The inherent vice of capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings; the inherent vice of socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.
Too often the strong, silent man is silent only because he does not know what to say, and is reputed strong only because he has remained silent.
It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.
There is no finer investment for any community than putting milk into babies.
I cannot pretend to feel impartial about colors. I rejoice with the brilliant ones and am genuinely sorry for the poor browns.
It is a socialist idea that making profits is a vice; I consider the real vice is making losses.
The substance of the eminent Socialist gentlemen's speech is that making a profit is a sin. It is my belief that the real sin is taking a loss!
Socialists think profits are a vice; I consider losses the real vice.
Socialism is like a dream. Sooner or later you wake up to reality.
An appeaser is one who feeds a crocodile -- hoping it will eat him last.
The English never draw a line without blurring it.
There is only one duty, only one safe course, and that is to try to be right.
The reserve of modern assertions is sometimes pushed to extremes, in which the fear of being contradicted leads the writer to strip himself of almost all sense and meaning.