I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.