A jug fills drop by drop.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
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.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.