Silence may be as variously shaded as speech.
True originality consists not in a new manner but in a new vision.
Life is the only real counselor; wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.
I have never known a novel that was good enough to be good in spite of its being adapted to the author’s political views.
The only way not to think about money is to have a great deal of it.
The air of ideas is the only air worth breathing.
Beware of monotony; it’s the mother of all the deadly sins.
There are lots of ways of being miserable, but there’s only one way of being comfortable, and that is to stop running round after happiness.
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that receives it.
If only we’d stop trying to be happy, we could have a pretty good time.