But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Common sense is not so common.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
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.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
I am not now That which I have been.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.