Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
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.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.