I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
Moonlight is sculpture.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Each soul is potentially divine.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.