As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Sunlight is painting.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Common sense is not so common.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.