Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
Boards don't hit back.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.