Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Courage is grace under pressure.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
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.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.