I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality