Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
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.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.