Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
What is to give light must endure burning.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.