The art of conversation consist as much in listening politely, as in talking agreeably.
The biggest shortage of all is the shortage of common sense.
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning.
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
The voice of the Lord is the voice of common sense, which is shared by all that is
The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it.
No poet sings because he must sing. At least no great poet does. A great poet sings because he chooses to sing
Nine out of ten people who change their minds are wrong the second time too.
Successful leaders have the courage to take action where others hesitate.