Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Once you label me you negate me.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
That which costs little is less valued.
A person preaches well that lives well.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.