I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
That which costs little is less valued.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Freedom is from within.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.