It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
The imagination is not a state: it is the human existence itself.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
I am not now That which I have been.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.