There's only one rule you need to remember: laugh at everything and forget everybody else! It sound egotistical, but it's actually the only cure for those suffering from self-pity
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
Common sense is not so common.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
If you have a particular faith or religion, that is good. But you can survive without it.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
To conceal anything from those to whom I am attached, is not in my nature. I can never close my lips where I have opened my heart.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Gravity explains the motions of the planets, but it cannot explain who sets the planets in motion.
The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
Only one who loves can remember so well.
If you have a candle, the light won't glow any dimmer if I light yours off of mine.
I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
As a rock star, I have two instincts, I want to have fun, and I want to change the world. I have a chance to do both.
The nicest thing for me is sleep, then at least I can dream.
Better know nothing than half-know many things.