Ordinary riches can be stolen; real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
I like to do all the talking myself. It saves time, and prevents arguments.
A truth ceases to be true when more than one person believes in it.
Things are in their essence what we choose to make them. A thing is, according to the mode in which one looks at it.
I knew that I had come face to face with someone whose mere personality was so fascinating that, if I allowed it to do so, it would absorb my whole nature, my whole soul, my very art itself.