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.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
That which costs little is less valued.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
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.
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?
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Boards don't hit back.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.