Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Nothing is black or white.
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.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
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.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
The day of individual happiness has passed
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
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.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?