When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
Remember upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.