Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Boards don't hit back.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Each soul is potentially divine.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.