If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
A lie never lives to be old.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
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.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
Passion goes, Boredom remains.