Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
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.
Each soul is potentially divine.
When one door is closed, don't you know that many more are open
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
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.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.