Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.