A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
A good liar must have a good memory.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.