In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
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.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.