It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
You shape your own destiny.
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Freedom and independence form my character.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
When I'm inspired, I get excited because I can't wait to see what I'll come up with next.