Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
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.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
I want to put a ding in the universe.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.