Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
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.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
You always admire what you really don't understand.