You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
I'll always be poor in my mind.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
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.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
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.
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.
Give up trying to make me give up
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.