How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.