Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
A lie never lives to be old.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
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 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.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Comedy is acting out optimism.