Only trust thyself, and another shall not betray thee.
I have two doctors, my left leg and my right.
It’s frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too much. I can see myself doing it. In England, one feels all the social restraints holding one back. But here, anything can happen.
Change is certain. Peace is followed by disturbances; departure of evil men by their return. Such recurrences should not constitute occasions for sadness but realities for awareness, so that one may be happy in the interim.
I mean to say, this is the book and I really loathe it and I can’t imagine what a nice Jewish boy like me ever, how I ever got into this dreadful trade.
There is a certain justice in criticism. The critic is like a midwife – a tyrannical midwife.
She said the object and color in the materials around us actually have a physical effect on us, on how we feel.
Exhortations to obstruct the operations of Government in detail, should; Exhortations to resist all.
Weigh the meaning and look not at the words.
The essence of greatness is neglect of the self.