I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
The future ain't what it used to be.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Nothing is black or white.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
A person preaches well that lives well.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Give up trying to make me give up
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.