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Autobiography is a preemptive strike against biographers.
The true use of speech is not so much to express our wants as to conceal them.
To do easily what is difficult for others is the mark of talent. To do what is impossible for talent is the mark of genius.
The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe.
Music begins to atrophy when it departs too far from the dance ... poetry begins to atrophy when it gets too far from music.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.
It is with words as with sunbeams. The more they are condensed, the deeper they burn.
Of all cold words of tongue or pen, the worst are these: "I knew him when - "
Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If you're not, pretend you are.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.