Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
I am not now That which I have been.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
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.