All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Humility is attentive patience.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Moonlight is sculpture.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.