If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Moonlight is sculpture.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
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.
Once you label me you negate me.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.