Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
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.
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.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.