Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Be that self which one truly is.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
The future ain't what it used to be.
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'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.
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.?
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
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.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.