Boards don't hit back.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Give up trying to make me give up
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Be that self which one truly is.