The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
The future ain't what it used to be.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
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.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.