It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
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.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
A lie never lives to be old.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.