Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Before I speak, I have something important to say.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
An idea is salvation by imagination