A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Common sense is not so common.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.