In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
I am not now That which I have been.
Be that self which one truly is.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Nothing is black or white.