As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
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.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
The future ain't what it used to be.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.