You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
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.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.