The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
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.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
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.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
It ain't over 'til it's over.