A lie never lives to be old.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Once you label me you negate me.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Thought is free.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.