The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
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.?
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.