A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
A good liar must have a good memory.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.