When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Nothing is black or white.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Give up trying to make me give up
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.