A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
Partly because I get such astonishingly nice fans.
People who can’t be witty exert themselves to be devout and affectionate.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.
An ass may bray a good while before he shakes the stars down.
Rock and roll stars have it much better than writers when they’re on a tour.
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.
Excessive literary production is a social offense.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best.
I lost some time once. It’s always in the last place you look for it.
We must find our duties in what comes to us, not in what might have been.
Historically, more people have died of religion than cancer.
When death comes it is never our tenderness that we repent from, but our severity.