A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
Boards don't hit back.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
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.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.