Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
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.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Genius is sorrow's child.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.