There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
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 fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Christmas to a child is the first terrible proof that to travel hopefully is better than to arrive.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.