Hope is the feeling we have that the feeling we have is not permanent.
Even cowards can endure hardship; only the brave can endure suspense.
Nostalgia for what we have lost is more bearable than nostalgia for what we have never had....
We wake in the night, to stereophonic silence.
Be glad that you're greedy; the national economy would collapse if you weren't.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
We'd all like a reputation for generosity, and we'd all like to buy it cheap
Many beautiful women have been made happy by their own beauty, but no intelligent woman has ever been made happy by her own intelligence.
Children lack morality, but they also lack fake morality.
We come late, if at all, to wine and philosophy: whiskey and action are easier
Loneliness, insomnia, and change: the fear of these is even worse than the reality
For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.
No one really listens to anyone else, and if you try it for a while you'll see why.
Every society honours its live conformists and its dead troublemakers.
Society honors its living conformists and its dead troublemakers.