When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.