Words are the small change of thought.
We spend our lives talking about this mystery. Our life.
I am not sincere, even when I say I am not.
The bourgeois are other people.
Socialism must come down from the brain and reach the heart.
We are so happy to advise others that occasionally we even do it in their interest.
Fame is a constant effort.
The danger of success is that it makes us forget the world’s dreadful injustice.
Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money.
The story I am writing exists, written in absolutely perfect fashion, some place, in the air. All I must do is find it, and copy it.
An optimist is a driver who thinks that empty space at the curb won’t have a hydrant beside it.
A beautiful line of verse has twelve feet, and two wings.
Truth makes many appeals, not the least of which is its power to shock.
The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse.
A cold in the head causes less suffering than an idea.