I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
Freedom lies in being bold.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.