Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
A good liar must have a good memory.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.