Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
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
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
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.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.