At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.