For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.