He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
If you place your head in a lion's mouth, then you cannot complain one day if he happens to bite it off.
The greatest power we have is the power of choice.
Wisdom begins at the end.
I write with experiences in mind, but I don't write about them, I write out of them.
Do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in few!
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
There are no eternal facts, as there are no absolute truths.
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know.
He who chooses the beginning of the road chooses the place it leads to.
An intelligent hell would be better than a stupid paradise.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
The more skilled you are at something, the worse you are at it when showing someone.
Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.
A man is literally what he thinks.
Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy