You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.