I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Genius is sorrow's child.
The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present.
Effective action is always unjust.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Be that self which one truly is.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.