The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
Courage is grace under pressure.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
Each soul is potentially divine.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.