Memory... is an internal rumour.
Give up trying to make me give up
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
The future ain't what it used to be.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Effective action is always unjust.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.