A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.