I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
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.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
It is piracy, not overt online music stores, which is our main competitor.
Once you label me you negate me.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
An idea is salvation by imagination
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
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.