A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
An idea is salvation by imagination
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
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.
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.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
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.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.