The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
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.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
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.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
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.