Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.