There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Boards don't hit back.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
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.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.