In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
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.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
There is no real ending. It's just the place where you stop the story.
Thought is free.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.