The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.