Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Dare to risk public criticism.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Courage is grace under pressure.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.