For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
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.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.