A fashion is nothing but an induced epidemic.
Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.
A great preservative against angry and mutinous thoughts, and all impatience and quarreling, is to have some great business and interest in your mind, which, like a sponge shall suck up your attention and keep you from brooding over what displeases you.
Any man who has had the job I've had and didn't have a sense of humor wouldn't still be here.
If we say a little it is easy to add, but having said too much it is hard to withdraw and never can it be done so quickly as to hinder the harm of our success.
Virtue is praised but hated. People run away from it, for it is ice-cold and in this world you must keep your feet warm.
All cruelty springs from weakness.
It isn't always necessary to achieve great things. Sometimes, just surviving is a great achievement.
Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man.
Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over gain, and you will grow stronger until have accomplished a purpose--not the one you began with perhaps, but one you'll be glad to remember.
I am now going to make you a gift that will stay with you the rest of your life. For the rest of your life, every time you say 'We've always done it that way,' my ghost will appear and haunt you for twenty-four hours.
Don't overlook the importance of worldwide thinking. A company that keeps its eye on Tom, Dick, and Harry is going to miss Pierre, Hans, and Yoshio.
Surely the glory of journalism is its transience.
The man who fights for his fellow-man is a better man than the one who fights for himself.
Marta says the interesting thing about fly-fishing is that it's two lives connected by a thin strand. Come on, Marta. Grow up.
We are all born mad. Some remain so.
Surfing on the Internet is like sex everyone boasts about doing more than they actually do. But in the case of the Internet, it's a lot more.
In this world second thoughts, it seems, are best.
I am a man I hold that nothing human is alien to me.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.