It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
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.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.