We're both very very lazy, and having someone else do half the work is very convenient.
I thank fate for having made me born poor. Poverty taught me the true value of the gifts useful to life.
The programme has ended, something has finished, and he has a sense of something having finished its course, and then all of a sudden he turns away and this other thing has just finished its course, this other person.
Talk sense to a fool and he calls you foolish.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
I don't get high, but sometimes I wish I did. That way, when I messed up in life I would have an excuse. But right now there's no rehab for stupidity.
I remember being young in the 1960s... we had a great sense of the future, a great big hope. This is what is missing in the youth today. This being able to dream and to change the world.
Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds.
Religion is what keeps the poor man from murdering the rich.
Perfection is such a nuisance that I often regret having cured myself of using tobacco.
No, I regret nothing, all I regret is having been born, dying is such a long tiresome business I always found.
Appraisals are where you get together with your team leader and agree what an outstanding member of the team you are, how much your contribution has been valued, what massive potential you have and, in recognition of all this, would you mind having your salary halved.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
Desire of having is the sin of covetousness.
I am simple, complex, generous, selfish, unattractive, beautiful, lazy, and driven.
Being a famous actress may give you a sense of being important, but believe me, it's just an illusion.
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics.
The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
It's funny that there was so much disturbance about having a Catholic in the White House with Kennedy, and when we finally get a religion in the White House that's causing a lot of conflicts, and concerns, and disturbances for a lot of people, it's in the Bush Administration.
There are truths which one can only say after having won the right to say them.
If I am no longer disturbed myself, I will deal less with disturbed people, but I don't regret having concerned myself with them because I think most of us are disturbed.
The senses deceive from time to time, and it is prudent never to trust wholly those who have deceived us even once.
One cannot violate the promptings of one's nature without having that nature recoil upon itself.
With a great poet the sense of Beauty overcomes every other consideration, or rather obliterates all consideration.