When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Courage is grace under pressure.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.