I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
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.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
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.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.