Laughter would be bereaved if snobbery died.
I have three daughters and I find as a result I played King Lear almost without rehearsal.
I do not believe that friends are necessarily the people you like best, they are merely the people who got there first.
As for being a General, well, at the age of four with paper hates and wooden swords, we're all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it.
The French and the British are such good enemies that they can't resist being friends.
The only reason I made a commercial for American Express was to pay for my American Express bill.
The point of living and of being an optimist is to be foolish enough to believe the best is yet to come.
At the age of four with paper hats and wooden swords we're all Generals. Only some of us never grow out of it.
A diplomat these days in nothing, but a head waiter who is allowed to sit down occasionally.
the social sciences were for all those who had not yet decided what to do with their lives, and for all those whose premature frustrations led them into the sterile alleys of confrontation.
The habit of religion is oppressive, an easy way out of thought.
Intelligent or not, we all make mistakes and perhaps the intelligent mistakes are the worst, because so much careful thought has gone into them.
The habit of religion is oppressive, an easy way out of thought
If Botticelli were alive today he'd be working for Vogue.
People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven't got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom.
Books, I don't know what you see in them. I can understand a person reading them, but I can't for the life of me see why people have to write them.
Pavarotti is not vain, but conscious of being unique.
Her virtue was that she said what she thought, her vice that what she thought didn't amount to much.
Men think about women. Women think about what men think about them.
It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon.
It is youth that has discovered love as a weapon
Laughter... the most civilized music in the world.
I was irrevocably betrothed to laughter, the sound of which has always seemed to me the most civilised music in the world.
Intelligent or not, we all make mistakes and perhaps the intelligent mistakes are the worst, because so much careful thought has gone into them
Once we are destined to live out our lives in the prison of our mind, our duty is to furnish it well.