Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Genius is sorrow's child.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Once you label me you negate me.