If you want to know about a man you can find out an awful lot by looking at who he married.
Hollywood didn't know if I was an actor or a nut or if I was this crazy character I was playing. I had developed an image of being a little bit unusual, different and wild.
I don't really know what is shocking. When you tell the story of a man who is beheaded, you have to show how they cut off his head. If you don't, it's like telling a dirty joke and leaving out the punch line.
The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself a fool.
No man who knows aught, can be so stupid to deny that all men naturally were born free.
Once a man worries, he clings to anything out of desperation; and once he clings he is bound to get exhausted or to exhaust whomever or whatever he is clinging to. A warrior-hunter, on the other hand, knows he will lure game into his traps over and over again, so he doesn't worry.
No man really knows about other human beings. The best he can do is to suppose that they are like himself.
The animal is ignorant of the fact that he knows. The man is aware of the fact that he is ignorant.
Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away the hunger.
It is misery, you know, unspeakable misery for the man who lives alone and who detests sordid, casual affairs; not old enough to do without women, but not young enough to be able to go and look for one without shame!
Who is the wisest man? He who neither knows or wishes for anything else than what happens.
There are so many things about which some old man ought to tell one while one is little; for when one is grown one would know them as a matter of course.
A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.
Tell me, do you think I'm going mad? I sometimes wonder, you know.
Optimism is the madness of insisting that all is well when we are miserable.
Let a man then know his worth, and keep things under his feet.
There is nothing in the world like the devotion of a married woman. It is a thing no married man knows anything about.
As you know it is a comedy so everything is a little bit pushed. That's what's funny about this kind of movie is you can laugh about the absurdity, and the bad side of life.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
Man knows that the world is not made on a human scale; and he wishes that it were.
No man knows till he has suffered from the night how sweet and dear to his heart and eye the morning can be.
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be resigned and tell myself that flies are born to be eaten by spiders and man to be devoured by sorrow.
A warrior knows that he is only a man. His only regret is that his life is so short that he can't grab onto all the things he would like to. But for him, this is not an issue; it's only a pity.
Swimming is normal for me. I'm relaxed. I'm comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It's my home.
The man who is a pessimist before 48 knows too much; if he is an optimist after it, he knows too little.