A jug fills drop by drop.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Common sense is not so common.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Moonlight is sculpture.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
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.