After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.