Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.