The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Effective action is always unjust.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.