Memory... is an internal rumour.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
He who possesses most must be most afraid of loss.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Once you label me you negate me.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Moonlight is sculpture.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
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.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
Freedom is from within.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.