There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
A lie never lives to be old.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.