All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.