Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
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.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.