I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Once you label me you negate me.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Nothing is black or white.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.