His modesty amounts to deformity.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
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.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.