A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.