Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
I am not now That which I have been.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
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.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
A jug fills drop by drop.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.