Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
A lie never lives to be old.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.