As a cure for worrying work is better than whiskey.
Wisdom has its root in goodness not goodness its root in wisdom.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Do not go where the path may lead go instead where there is no path and...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Truth is beautiful without doubt but so are lies.
Trust your instinct to the end though you can render no reason.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful we must carry it with...
We do not yet possess ourselves and we know at the same time that we are...
Manners require time and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Who hears me who understands me becomes mine a possession for all time.
I grew up in a very old-fashioned Roman Catholic Italian-Irish family in Philly.