Edgar Allan Poe
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
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Children are never too tender to be whipped. Like tough beefsteaks, the more you beat them, the more tender they become.
I have great faith in fools -- self confidence my friends call it.
Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.
All that we see and seem is but a dream within a dream.
Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night.
It may well be doubted whether human ingenuity can construct an enigma... which human ingenuity may not, by proper application, resolve.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
I had to learn my faith and look after my family, and I had to make priorities. But now I've done it all and there's a little space for me to fill in the universe of music again.
War is a game that is played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can.
You make movies for the people. If critics happen to like them too, well, that's a home run.
Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough.
Only government can take perfectly good paper, cover it with perfectly good ink and make the combination worthless.
Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can't see where it keeps its brain.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
This is the beauty of the Qur'an: it asks you to reflect and reason, and not to worship the sun or moon but the One who has created everything. The Qur'an asks man to reflect upon the sun and moon and God's creation in general.
Leadership cannot just go along to get along. Leadership must meet the moral challenge of the day.
Half a truth is often a great lie.