When a woman isn't beautiful, people always say, 'You have lovely eyes, you have lovely hair.'
Medicine is my lawful wife and literature my mistress; when I get tired of one, I spend the night with the other.
People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out.