All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Nothing is black or white.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Dare to risk public criticism.