Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
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.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
That which costs little is less valued.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.