Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
Sunlight is painting.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.