The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Genius is sorrow's child.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.