One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.