At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.