"Nothing's ever really dead if you look at it right."
"In this restaurant, we do not serve others an old tired marriage but rather a passionate affair."
“You can’t just flip a switch and become someone else.”
“The hardest thing to govern is the heart.”
“He never bows the same way twice. Now that is a mark of true sincerity.”
“Time is the enemy of power.”
“Matters of the state require the drudgery of being both honest and accommodating.”
“I don't think there's anything on this planet that more trumpets life that the sunflower. For me that's because of the reason behind its name. Not because it looks like the sun but because it follows the sun. During the course of the day, the head tracks the journey of the sun across the sky. A satellite dish for sunshine. Wherever light is, no matter how weak, these flowers will find it. And that's such an admirable thing. And such a lesson in life."