It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
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.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Freedom lies in being bold.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
An idea is salvation by imagination
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment