Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
Laughter is the tonic, the relief, the surcease for pain.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
The saddest thing I can imagine is to get used to luxury.
A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.
Dictators free themselves, but they enslave the people.
The hate of men will pass, and dictators die, and the power they took from the people will return to the people. And so long as men die, liberty will never perish.
Nothing is permanent in this wicked world - not even our troubles.
The building is a special place because of its architecture, ... But it's people who make it special by participating in it.
I am at peace with God. My conflict is with Man.
All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.