A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
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.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.