Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
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.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.