My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
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.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
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.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.