Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
Each soul is potentially divine.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Genius is sorrow's child.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.