Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Nothing is black or white.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
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
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.