Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
I am not now That which I have been.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.