He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Thought is free.
I have a simple philosophy. Fill what's empty. Empty what's full. And scratch where it itches.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
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.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
Only those with no memory insist on their originality.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Every man's memory is his private literature.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.