Purity of heart is to will one thing.
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.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
I apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Genius is sorrow's child.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
I speak for the trees, for the trees have no tongues.
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.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.