Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
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.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.