In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Thought is free.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Common sense is not so common.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.