It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.