Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
A good liar must have a good memory.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
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.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.