Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
I could see that, if not actually disgruntled, he was far from being gruntled.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind pitiless indifference.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
What do you despise? By this are you truly known.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
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.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
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.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.