A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
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.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.