What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
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.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
A good liar must have a good memory.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
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.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'