Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
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.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.