Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
Nothing is black or white.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful