I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
Freedom is from within.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.