A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
The day of individual happiness has passed
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.