A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.