A lie never lives to be old.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
Humility is attentive patience.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
Genius is sorrow's child.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.