The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
I am not now That which I have been.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Fear may come true that which one is afraid of.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.