I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Give up trying to make me give up
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.