Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Each soul is potentially divine.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
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.