No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
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.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Effective action is always unjust.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.