When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
I'll always be poor in my mind.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
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.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.