There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Thought is free.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Effective action is always unjust.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.