There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
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.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I am not now That which I have been.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
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.