Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Freedom is from within.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.