A person preaches well that lives well.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
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.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.