For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.