There are two distinctive classes of people today, those who have personal computers, and those who have several thousand extra dollars apiece.
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving real distinction are those who remain in obscurity.
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
A man has his distinctive personal scent which his wife, his children and his dog can recognize. A crowd has a generalized stink. The public is odorless.
We must not discriminate between things.
Where things are concerned there are no class distinctions. We must pick out what is good for us where we can find it.
Riches have never fascinated me, unless combined with the greatest charm or distinction.
Good-humoured, unaffected girls, will not do for a man who has been used to sensible women. They are two distinct orders of being.
Heaven and hell suppose two distinct species of men, the good and the bad.
But the greatest part of mankind float between vice and virtue.
Social distinctions concern themselves ultimately with whom you may and may not marry.
Criminals are never very amusing. It's because they're failures. Those who make real money aren't counted as criminals. This is a class distinction, not an ethical problem.
I'm the only person of distinction who has ever had a depression named for him.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say well done.
And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States.
There is no distinctly American criminal class - except Congress.
When the divine vision is attained, all appear equal;
and there remains no distinction of good and bad, or of high and low.
I don't think there's much distinction between surveillance and media in general. Better media means better surveillance. Cams are everywhere.
A photographer must be prepared to catch and hold on to those elements which give distinction to the subject or lend it atmosphere.
Any long work in which poetry is persistent, be it epic or drama or narrative, is really a succession of separate poetic experiences governed into a related whole by an energy distinct from that which evoked them.
Nothing is more certainly written in the book of fate, than that these people are to be free; nor is it less certain that the two races, equally free, cannot live in the same government. Nature, habit, opinion have drawn indelible lines of distinction between them.