A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
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.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
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.
The day of individual happiness has passed
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
Humility is attentive patience.