Every man's memory is his private literature.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
That which costs little is less valued.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.