The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
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.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
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.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.