A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Be that self which one truly is.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
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.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.