There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
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!
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.