A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
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.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.