Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
Nothing is black or white.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
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.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
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.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.