The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
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.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
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.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
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.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.