If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
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.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Humility is attentive patience.
Be that self which one truly is.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Nothing is black or white.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.