A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
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.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.