We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
Common sense is not so common.
Dare to risk public criticism.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.