“I know a lot of smart guys and a few honest ones. You’re both of them.”
"Childhood tragedies are inclined to corrode the soul."
“There's never any telling what you'll say or do next, except that it's bound to be something astonishing. By Gad, sir, you are a character.”
"Sometimes a man has to pick a side."
“They created a lot of grand palaces here but they forgot to create the noblemen to put in them.”