Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
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.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Give up trying to make me give up
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
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.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.