I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.