Whores are the most honest girls. They present the bill right away.
The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping .
What does it mean when people applaud? Should I give 'em money? Say thank you? Lift my dress? The lack of applause - that I can respond to.
In the vain laughter of folly wisdom hears half its applause.
I make money because I have to pay for everything apart from my school fees. My mother even makes me pay my own telephone bill.
The point is not to take the world's opinion as a guiding star but to go one's way in life and working unerringly, neither depressed by failure nor seduced by applause.
To follow without halt, one aim; there is the secret of success. And success? What is it? I do not find it in the applause of the theater; it lies rather in the satisfaction of accomplishment.
It is only by not paying one's bills that one can hope to live in the memory of the commercial classes.
Your political system is actually too democratic. The fact that Americans vote on every bill and proposition can prolong bigotry indefinitely, especially where it is aimed at minority groups.
A Bill of Rights is what the people are entitled to against every government, and what no just government should refuse, or rest on inference.