We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
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.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Each soul is potentially divine.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets