Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.