I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
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.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.