By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
What is to give light must endure burning.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
Once you label me you negate me.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
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.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.