It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
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.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
If you follow every dream, you might get lost.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.