Some of us are fortunate enough to play championship golf, but this isn't essential in the enjoyment of the game."

You don't get money unless you have a lot of talent, which I don't have, or you work hard, which is what I do. We don't have any golden touch here.

“I wonder how long it would take for anyone to notice if I just stopped talking.”

There was no end to the ways in which nice things are nicer than nasty ones.

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.

To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.

I'm afraid of death. I'm afraid of planes, cars. Having ascended to the ship, the first thing I look for is the lifeline.

`When asked,"How do you write ?" I invariably answer, "one word at a time.'

"Hear what little Red-Eye saith: "Nag, come up and dance with death!"

“You perceive, do you not, that our national fairy tales reflect the inmost desires of the Briton and the Gaul?”

“Everyone has been made for some particular work, and the desire for that work has been put in every heart.”

'Tis beauty, so to speak, nor good talk necessarily. It's just IT. Some women will stay in a man's memory if they once walked down a street.

I often wake up in the night, and I like to have something to think about.

If my critics saw me walking over the thames they would say it was because I couldn't swim.

The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.