A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
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.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
Freedom is from within.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
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.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.