Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
Genius is sorrow's child.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.