An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom; justice; honor; duty; mercy; hope.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
I know I am but mortal and so therewhilst prepare myself for death, whensoever it shall please God to send it.
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Nothing fixes a thing so intensely in the memory as the wish to forget it.
Drop the idea of becoming someone, because you are already a masterpiece. You cannot be improved. You have only to come to it, to know it, to realize it.
Appearances often are deceiving.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.
Where you stand depends on where you sit.
Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.
Property is surely a right of mankind as real as liberty.
There is no question climate change is happening. The only arguable point is what part humans are playing in it.
Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.