All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Give up trying to make me give up
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.