Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Once you label me you negate me.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
The future ain't what it used to be.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.