It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
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.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
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.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.