Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Courage is grace under pressure.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
The day of individual happiness has passed
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands