The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
A jug fills drop by drop.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
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.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
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.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.