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.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Nothing is black or white.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Moonlight is sculpture.