Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
What is to give light must endure burning.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.