We grow a little every time we do not take advantage of somebody's weakness.
I was attracted to opera when I was 15 or 16. A very rich man in England bankrupted himself to put on a lot of opera during the war, but he converted a lot of people, myself included, in the process.
Life is supposed to be a series of peaks and valleys. The secret is to keep the valleys from becoming Grand Canyons.
There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.
Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.
I like the word 'indolence'. It makes my laziness seem classy.
Talent is a flame. Genius is a fire.
There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope.