A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
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.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Be that self which one truly is.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.