The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
Itís your road and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
Don't criticize what you don't understand, son. You never walked in that man's shoes.
Whatever it is you're seeking won't come in the form you're expecting.
Gravity is only the bark of wisdom's tree; but it preserves it
Fear doesn't exist anywhere except in the mind.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
One who deceives will always find those who allow themselves to be deceived.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
Having a great intellect is no path to being happy.
Compassion is the basis of morality.
It is neither good nor bad, but thinking makes it so.
It has seemed to be more necessary to have regard to the weight of words rather than to their number.
So many people have this idea: I want to achieve something great or be somebody great. And they neglect the step that leads to greatness. They don't honor this step at this moment because they have this idea of some future moment where they are going to be great.
I have already joined myself in marriage to a husband, namely the kingdom of England.
Share our similarities, celebrate our differences.
Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.
Our society is run by insane people for insane objectives.
Where there is anger, there is always pain underneath.