The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A jug fills drop by drop.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.