The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
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.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
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.
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.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
A person preaches well that lives well.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.