His modesty amounts to deformity.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
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.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.