I hate violence, yes I do. It's kind of a dilemma, huh?
Example is the best precept.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
Moreover, since the sun remains stationary, whatever appears as a motion of the sun is really due rather to the motion of the earth.
There is always more spirit in attack than in defence.
No, no, I was only funny on stage, really. I, I, think I was funny as a person toward my classmates when I was very young. You know, when I was a child, up to about the age of 12.
I am an artist... I am here to live out loud.
A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it.
The causes of events are ever more interesting than the events themselves.
It is difficult for the common good to prevail against the intense concentration of those who have a special interest, especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
Sports are a microcosm of society.
I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.
Nothing is so silly as the expression of a man who is being complimented.
Let's put it this way: art house theaters are vanishing. They have almost disappeared completely, and that means there's a shift in what audiences want to see. And they have to be aware of that and be realistic. It's as simple as that.
Man lives like a robot: mechanically efficient, but with no awareness.
Life resembles a novel more often than novels resemble life.
I'm the kind of person who always likes to be doing something.
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
That's what show business is, sincere insincerity.
To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach.
And also they were absolutely brilliant in one way, you know: they knew how effective is not to punish somebody who is guilty; what Communist Party members could afford to do was mind-boggling: they could do practically anything they wanted - steal, you know, lie, whatever.
Whence come I and whither go I? That is the great unfathomable question, the same for every one of us. Science has no answer to it.
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.
There is a joke that your hammer will always find nails to hit. I find that perfectly acceptable.