True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
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.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The future ain't what it used to be.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.