Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Boards don't hit back.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.