Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Be that self which one truly is.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Comedy is acting out optimism.