Moonlight is sculpture.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Each soul is potentially divine.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
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.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.