Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
Boards don't hit back.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Once you label me you negate me.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.