In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
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.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
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.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
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.