Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
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.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director