No one ever regarded the First of January with indifference. It is that from which all date their time, and count upon what is left. It is the nativity of our common Adam.
My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it.
The beggar is the only person in the universe not obliged to study appearance.
I could never hate anyone I knew.
Pain is life - the sharper, the more evidence of life.
I'd like to grow very old as slowly as possible.
We gain nothing by being with such as ourselves. We encourage one another in mediocrity. I am always longing to… (read more)
Here cometh April again, and as far as I can see the world hath more fools in it than ever.
Clap an extinguisher upon your irony if you are unhappily blessed with a vein of it.
A laugh is worth a hundred groans in any market.