I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.