Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
Common sense is not so common.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
An idea is salvation by imagination
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.