No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
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.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.