I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
Genius is sorrow's child.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
I must uphold my ideals, for perhaps the time will come when I shall be able to carry them out.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful