A heart that loves is always young.
The price one pays for pursuing a profession, or calling, is an intimate knowledge of its ugly side.
The absence of war is not peace.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
Every man is his own hell.
I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird, and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe.
The lady doth protest too much, methinks.
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.
If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
To me, it's always a good idea to always carry two sacks of something when you walk around. That way, if anybody says, 'Hey, can you give me a hand,' you can say, 'Sorry, got these sacks.'
You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.
The future, according to some scientists, will be exactly like the past, only far more expensive.
Difficulties increase the nearer we approach our goal.
Politics is supposed to be the second oldest profession. I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.
I guess grace doesn't have to be logical. If it did, it wouldn't be grace.
Being over seventy is like being engaged in a war. All our friends are going or gone and we survive amongst the dead and the dying as on a battlefield.
The past itself, as historical change continues to accelerate, has become the most surreal of subjects -- making it possible to see a new beauty in what is vanishing.