The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.