Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
A lie never lives to be old.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.