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.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Once you label me you negate me.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
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.?
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
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.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.