Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.