When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
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.
Humility is attentive patience.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.