The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Freedom lies in being bold.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
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?