Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.