A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
Common sense is not so common.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
What is to give light must endure burning.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.