Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
I am not now That which I have been.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
Be that self which one truly is.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
Effective action is always unjust.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.