No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Sunlight is painting.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.