Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
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.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
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.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.