He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
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!
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
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.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.