Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
The day of individual happiness has passed
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
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.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment