I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.
Never memorize something that you can look up.
Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.
When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
A good friend will always stab you in the front.
A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.
Once upon a time there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.
There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.
Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.