I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
The day of individual happiness has passed
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.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
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.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.