Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
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.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Give up trying to make me give up
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.