Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.