A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
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.
Be that self which one truly is.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
An idea is salvation by imagination
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.