Dare to risk public criticism.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
That which costs little is less valued.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.