When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Humility is attentive patience.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
Genius is sorrow's child.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
A jug fills drop by drop.
Effective action is always unjust.
Be that self which one truly is.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?