I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
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.?
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
That which costs little is less valued.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
A lie never lives to be old.
A person preaches well that lives well.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.