The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
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.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Give up trying to make me give up
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.