I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
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.?
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
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.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
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.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.