He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
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 may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
Never accept a drink from a urologist.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.