Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
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.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
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.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.