The day of individual happiness has passed
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.