The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
Moonlight is sculpture.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
Freedom lies in being bold.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.