The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
That which costs little is less valued.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.