Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
Dare to risk public criticism.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
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.?
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.