A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
I am not now That which I have been.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.