I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Freedom is from within.