Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Courage is grace under pressure.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.