The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
The future ain't what it used to be.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.