There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
That which costs little is less valued.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
A jug fills drop by drop.
Genius is sorrow's child.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.