At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Give up trying to make me give up
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
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.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.