Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
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.
Once you label me you negate me.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.