It is a common phenomenon that just the prettiest girls find it so difficult to get a man.
God will forgive me. It's his job.
Of course God will forgive me; that's His job.
In earlier religions the spirit of the time was expressed through the individual and confirmed by miracles. In modern religions the spirit is expressed through the many and confirmed by reason.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day.
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
Great genius takes shape by contact with another great genius, but, less by assimilation than by fiction.
Sleep is lovely, death is better still, not to have been born is of course the miracle.
You cannot feed the hungry on statistics.
When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
When words leave off, music begins.
Christ rode on an ass, but now asses ride on Christ.
Communism possesses a language which every people can understand - its elements are hunger, envy, and death.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
The men of action are, after all, only the unconscious instruments of the men of thought.
Like a great poet, Nature knows how to produce the greatest effects with the most limited means.
God will forgive me; that's his business.
Every man, either to his terror or consolation, has some sense of religion.
In these times we fight for ideas and newspapers are our fortress.
The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
Experience is a good school. But the fees are high.
True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
The Wedding March always reminds me of the music played when soldiers go into battle.
Matrimony; the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented.