Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.