There's no present. There's only the immediate future and the recent past.
We know through painful experience that freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
A man may take to drink because he feels himself to be a failure, and then fail all the more completely because he drinks.
The traveler sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he came to see.
When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago.
Compassion is the chief law of human existence.
Winter is not a season, it's an occupation.
The one thing I have learned over the years is the difference between taking one's work seriously and one's self seriously. The first is imperative and the second is disastrous.
You can't get spoiled if you do your own ironing.