As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
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.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
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.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
A lie never lives to be old.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.