Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Give up trying to make me give up
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.