Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.