To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
A lie never lives to be old.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
That which costs little is less valued.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.