There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
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.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
The future ain't what it used to be.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.