Just remember, once you're over the hill you begin to pick up speed.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness for they shall be satisfied.
If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
In anger we should refrain both from speech and action.
All imperfection is easier to tolerate if served up in small doses.
If you don't like someone's story, write your own.
Be curious, not judgmental.
Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.
The only real laughter comes from despair.
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death.
Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.
The first method for estimating the intelligence of a ruler is to look at the men he has around him.
For we walk by faith, not by sight
Energy may be likened to the bending of a crossbow; decision,to the releasing of a trigger.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference.
Love make us poets, and the approach of death should make us philosophers.