Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
A lie never lives to be old.
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.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.