If you will tell me why the fen appears impassable, I then will tell you why I think that I can cross it if I try.
Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.
I got married, other people went off. We had sort of another public-we were our entire readership for many years, and we were very excited by each other.
People who love soft methods and hate iniquity forget this; that reform consists in taking a bone from a dog. Philosophy will not do it.
I am acquainted with no immaterial sensuality so delightful as good acting.
He puts his right hand lightly on the cup, I put my left, leaving the right free to transcribe, and away we go. We get, oh, 500 to 600 words an hour. Better than gasoline.
To make the child in your own image is a capital crime, for your image is not worth repeating. The child knows this and you know it. Consequently you hate each other.
Even a faithful mistress can be bent by constant threats.
The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality.
Being a foreigner is not a disease.