The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Thought is free.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Courage is grace under pressure.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Moonlight is sculpture.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
Be that self which one truly is.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.