It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
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.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.