The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
The day of individual happiness has passed
The future ain't what it used to be.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
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 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.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.