"To give and then not feel that one has given is the very best of all ways of giving."
"Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out."Max Beerbohm on John Wooden
"Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny."Max Beerbohm on Thomas Jefferson
"In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."Max Beerbohm on Theodore Roosevelt
"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting."Max Beerbohm on e. e. cummings
"In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher."Max Beerbohm on Dalai Lama
"When hospitality becomes an art it loses its very soul."
"People who insist on telling their dreams are among the terrors of the breakfast table."
"We must stop talking about the American dream and start listening to the dreams of Americans."
"There is much to be said for failure. It is much more interesting than success."
"To destroy is still the strongest instinct in nature."