Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Humility is attentive patience.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
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.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.