To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Freedom is from within.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Humility is attentive patience.