Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
Nothing is black or white.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.