We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
A person preaches well that lives well.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Common sense is not so common.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment