I had only one superstition. I made sure to touch all the bases when I hit a home run.

Any one reflecting upon the thought he has of the delight, which any present or absent thing is apt to produce in him, has the idea we call love.

You should always go to other people's funerals; otherwise, they won't come to yours.

Whatever I experienced in the world that I didn't understand I'd invent a story and workout my understanding of something through the story.

I was surprised, as always, by how easy the act of leaving was, and how good it felt. The world was suddenly rich with possibility.

The woods are lovely, dark and deep. But I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep.

I do not believe a man can ever leave his business. He ought to think of it by day and dream of it by night.

Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.

The worker of the world has nothing to lose, but their chains, workers of the world unite.

Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is.

If you loved someone, you loved him, and when you had nothing else to give, you still gave him love.

When you trust, you are tender and delicate, but when you doubt, you are dangerous and destructive.

Trees are poems the earth writes upon the sky, We feel them down and turn them into paper, That we may record our emptiness

The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to say.

The manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured.

People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.