It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
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.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
Blessed are the cracked, for they shall let in the light.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
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.