A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
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.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.