When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Freedom is from within.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
I am not now That which I have been.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
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.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.