A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.