He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
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.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
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.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The day of individual happiness has passed
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.