I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
I want to put a ding in the universe.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.