Almost all absurdity of conduct arises from the imitation of those we cannot resemble.
It may be true that the law cannot make a man love me. But it can keep him from lynching me, and I think that’s pretty important.
An unattempted woman cannot boast of her chastity.
Knock the ‘t’ off the ‘can’t’
The plan of the newspaper is good and wise; when you can’t get a compliment any other way, pay yourself one.
A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.
The beating of humanity’s heart cannot be felt by placing the finger on the church’s pulse.
Doubt cannot override a certainty.
A leopard can not change his spots.
The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it.