I am not now That which I have been.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
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.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others