To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
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.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Dare to risk public criticism.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.