Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
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.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
We are all worms, but I do believe that I am a glow-worm.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.