Accept what people offer. Drink their milkshakes. Take their love.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream not only plan, but also believe.
I will be near you when you cry if just to say I sympathize and when it's more than you can take I'll watch the tears fall from your eyes.
Hating people is like burning down your house to get rid of a rat.
My father hated radio and could not wait for television to be invented so he could hate that too.
Literature is a luxury fiction is a necessity.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.
Though boys throw stones at frogs in sport, the frogs do not die in sport, but in earnest.
Finding bad reasons for what one believes for other bad reasons - that's philosophy.
Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic and it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation.
You couldn't be that good and not know it, somewhere in your secret heart, however much you'd been abused into affecting public humility.
For violence, like Achilles' lance, can heal the wounds it has inflicted.
But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save me, oh, save me, from the candid friend.
You are so afraid of losing your moral sense that you are not willing to take it through anything more dangerous than a mud puddle.
All power corrupts, but we need the electricity.
The one absolutely certain way of bringing this nation to ruin, of preventing all possibility of continuing to be a nation at all would be to permit it to become a tangle of squabbling nationalities.
Whether he admits it or not, a man has been brought up to look at money as a sign of his virility, a symbol of his power, a bigger phallic symbol than a Porsche.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him.
Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities.