In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
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.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
Moonlight is sculpture.