I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Genius is sorrow's child.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
Each soul is potentially divine.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Be that self which one truly is.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.