I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
A good liar must have a good memory.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Each soul is potentially divine.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.