It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
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.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Common sense is not so common.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.