Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.