The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Each soul is potentially divine.
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.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
That which costs little is less valued.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.