To make pleasures pleasant shorten them.
LONGEVITY, n. Uncommon extension of the fear of death.
Love can consign us to hell or to paradise, but it always takes us somewhere.
Pig, n. An animal (Porcus omnivorus) closely allied to the human race by the splendor and vivacity of its appetite, which, however, is inferior in scope, for it sticks at pig.
Though I know he loves me, tonight my heart is sad his kiss was not so wonderful as all the dreams I had.
I am patient with stupidity but not with those who are proud of it.
To men a man is but a mind. Who cares What face he carries or what form he wears? But woman's body is the woman. O, Stay thou, my sweetheart, and do never go, But heed the warning words the sage hath said: A woman absent is a woman dead.
I think that's become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family - a statement - and you can afford it, then that's a noble project.
I always pass on good advice. It is the only thing to do with it. It is never of any use to oneself.
Beware of the man who does not return your blow: he neither forgives you nor allows you to forgive yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Intuition and concepts constitute... the elements of all our knowledge, so that neither concepts without an intuition in some way corresponding to them, nor intuition without concepts, can yield knowledge.
Remember, the burden of sorrow is doubled when it is borne alone.
[Lisp is the] greatest single programming language ever designed.
Dying is easy, it's living that scares me to death.
What I know is, is that if you do work that you love, and the work fulfills you, the rest will come.
Life is a disease; and the only difference between one another is the stage of the disease at which he lives
The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles.
I think they should have a Barbie with a buzz cut.
A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.
For me, I'm not a jealous person. That's just not my thing. You have to have trust in your relationship.
It is well for a man to respect his own vocation whatever it is and to think himself bound to uphold it and to claim for it the respect it deserves
Happiness is not a matter of events; it depends upon the tides of the mind.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
We in the Labour party know better than most that opposition is the easy part. What's more difficult is governing and setting out an agenda for government.
No part of the education of a politician is more indispensable than the fighting of elections.
It is the first responsibility of every citizen to question authority.
Lorne finally said, Do the Blues Brothers thing. The response was amazing. People went nuts.
Peace is more important than all justice and peace was not made for the sake of justice, but justice for the sake of peace.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.
Where globalization means, as it so often does, that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility to protest in the name of universal freedom.
Hallow the body as a temple to comeliness and sanctify the heart as a sacrifice to love; love recompenses the adorers.
It is said that power corrupts, but actually it's more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power.
I poured spot remover on my dog. Now he's gone.
In our film profession you may have Gable's looks, Tracy's art, Marlene's legs or Liz's violet eyes, but they don't mean a thing without that swinging thing called courage.
I made a mistake by being ejected from the presidency. Next time, I will choose a Cabinet which will allow me to be life President.
Each new friend gives rise to the possibility of anything!
I support gay marriage. I believe they have a right to be as miserable as the rest of us.
I totally disagree with the view that the Tibet struggle will die, and there will be no hope for Tibet, after the Dalai Lama passes away.
What is wonderful about great literature is that it transforms the man who reads it towards the condition of the man who wrote.
E. M. Forster
A friend of mine is into Voodoo Acupuncture. You don't have to go. You'll just be walking down the street, and...........ooooohhhhhh, that's much better...
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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