Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
I know that he Matthew Broderick doesn't have his laundry done, and that he hasn't had a hot meal in days. That stuff weighs on my mind.
There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his life getting his living.
I love Brooke. Exploiting her was never my intention.
Both now and for always, I intend to hold fast to my belief in the hidden strength of the human spirit.
Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you - you do not even suspect that the day has already dawned outside.
Profits on the exchange are the treasures of goblins. At one time they may be carbuncle stones, then coals, then diamonds, then flint stones, then morning dew, then tears.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger.
Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.
I don't know about Brad Pitt leaving that beautiful woman to go hold orphans for Angelina. I mean how long is that going to last?
I don't want to be a silly temptress. I cannot see any sense in getting dressed up and doing nothing but tempting men in pictures.
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
I like throwing snowballs at small children.
Throw off your worries when you throw off your clothes at night.
I sit on a man's back, choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that I am very sorry for him and wish to ease his lot by all possible means - except by getting off his back.
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
Creation destroys as it goes, throws down one tree for the rise of another. But ideal mankind would abolish death, multiply itself million upon million, rear up city upon city, save every parasite alive, until the accumulation of mere existence is swollen to a horror.
Obviously one must hold oneself responsible for the evil impulses of one's dreams. In what other way can one deal with them? Unless the content of the dream rightly understood is inspired by alien spirits, it is part of my own being.
I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially.
When you get to over 40 and people are killing each other still around the world and blowing each other up, it gets a bit sort of depressing.
Luckily, I was raised by people who'd already seen all the yuck stuff, which is why they originally didn't want me to act. I understood the difference between getting a part at a Hollywood party and getting a job.
Like all parents, my husband and I just do the best we can, hold our breath and hope we've set aside enough money for our kid's therapy.