Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
Airplane travel is nature's way of making you look like your passport photo.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.