Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.