Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
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.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Be that self which one truly is.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.