Hell, there are no rules here-- we're trying to accomplish something.
Man's many desires are like the small metal coins he carries about in his pocket. The more he has the more they weigh him down.
I have supported my deviations with reasons I did not stop at mere doubt I have vanquished, I have uprooted, I have destroyed everything in my heart that might have interfered with my pleasure.
Subdue your appetites, my dears, and you've conquered human nature.
The older I get, the more I feel almost beautiful...
This--this was what made life a moment of quiet, the water falling in the fountain, the girl's voice...a moment of captured beauty. He who is truly wise will never permit such moments to escape.
Top Dollar Greed is for amateurs. Disorder, chaos, anarchy now that's fun
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Our own physical body possesses a wisdom which we who inhabit the body lack.
He who does not know how to be silent will not know how to speak.
Men of genius do not excel in any profession because they labor in it, but they labor in it because they excel.
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
I met a fool i' the forest, A motley fool.
Th' newspaper does ivrything f'r us. It runs th' polis foorce an' th' banks, commands th' milishy, controls th'ligislachure, baptizes th' young, marries th' foolish, comforts th' afflicted, afflicts th' comfortable, buries th' dead an' roasts thim aftherward.
The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in times of great moral crises maintain their neutrality.
Beanie I have a wife and kids. Do I seem like a happy guy to you, Frank
O, beware, my lord, of jealousy It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock The meat it feeds on.
Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.
If I have a thousand ideas and only one turns out to be good, I am satisfied.
Scandal is gossip made tedious by morality.