The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.