The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
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 right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Each soul is potentially divine.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.