I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
A person preaches well that lives well.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.