I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
A lie never lives to be old.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality