Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Courage is grace under pressure.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
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
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.