Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
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.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.