When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
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.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
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.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
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.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.