I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Boards don't hit back.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
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.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.