Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
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.
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.
I don't do drugs, I am drugs
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.