Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
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.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.