No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Each soul is potentially divine.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Humility is attentive patience.