Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The future ain't what it used to be.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
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.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Moonlight is sculpture.