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.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.