Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Freedom is from within.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.