Once you label me you negate me.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
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.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Boards don't hit back.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.