The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
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.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
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.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Each soul is potentially divine.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.