One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
Thought is free.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
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.
Dare to risk public criticism.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.