Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.