It takes much bravery to stand up to our enemies but we need as much bravery to stand up to our friends.
Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: "What! You too? I thought I was the only one."
Sometimes you read a book so special that you want to carry it around with you for months after you've finished just to stay near it.
There is nothing ugly; I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may,—light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
You place too much importance, and you always have done, on the so-called purity of blood! You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!