One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?