Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Boards don't hit back.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.