His modesty amounts to deformity.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
A person preaches well that lives well.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
There are no facts, only interpretations.