Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
The future ain't what it used to be.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.