The happiest is the person who suffers the least pain; the most miserable who enjoys the least pleasure.
Some days you're the bug, some days you're the windshield.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil, no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
You can find the entire cosmos lurking in its least remarkable objects.
If I get married, I want to be very married.
All that happens means something; nothing you do is ever insignificant.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it.
I am an American; free born and free bred, where I acknowledge no man as my superior, except for his own worth, or as my inferior, except for his own demerit.
If we couldn't laugh we would all go insane.
Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. It's all a question of how I view my life.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life.
Life is a journey, not a destination.
Unsatisfied desire is in itself more desirable than any other satisfaction.
My reading of history convinces me that most bad government results from too much government.
We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.