Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.