The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
That which costs little is less valued.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Courage is grace under pressure.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.