No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
An idea is salvation by imagination
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.