There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Common sense is not so common.
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.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
The day of individual happiness has passed
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Freedom lies in being bold.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.