The day of individual happiness has passed
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
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.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
A good liar must have a good memory.