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.
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.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
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.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
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.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.