All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
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.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Nothing is black or white.
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.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.