I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Be that self which one truly is.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
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.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
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.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.