When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
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.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.