Common sense is not so common.
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.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
Boards don't hit back.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.