All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Humility is attentive patience.