A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Effective action is always unjust.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
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
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.