Never accept a drink from a urologist.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Effective action is always unjust.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
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.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others