All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
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.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
If a little is great, and a lot is better, then way too much is just about right!