I want to put a ding in the universe.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
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.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.