I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
I am not now That which I have been.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.