No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Be that self which one truly is.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
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.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
The day of individual happiness has passed
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.