Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Be that self which one truly is.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
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?
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
That which costs little is less valued.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.