The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.