Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
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.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
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 don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
Genius is sorrow's child.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.