The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Nothing is black or white.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
I find it rather easy to portray a businessman. Being bland, rather cruel and incompetent comes naturally to me.
Thought is free.
Passion goes, Boredom remains.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
The day of individual happiness has passed
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.