I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.
When a woman conceives her true self, a miracle occurs and life around her begins again.
The reality of the building does not consist in the roof and walls, but in the space within to be lived in.
Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.
By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
My life didn't please me, so I created my life.
Insanity in individuals is rare - but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs, it is the rule.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life.
Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
I used to live in a room full of mirrors; all I could see was me. I take my spirit and I crash my mirrors, now the whole world is here for me to see.
To do a great right do a little wrong.
Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.
When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
If you have been sunned through and through like an apricot on a wall from your earliest days, you are oversensitive to any withdrawal of heat.
To protect our freedoms, it seems we're going to have to relinquish some of our freedoms for a short period of time.