The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.