Dick Cheney said he was running again. He said his health was fine, 'I've got a doctor with me 24 hours a day.' Yeah, that's always the sign of a man in good health, isn't it?
Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and that it takes away from us. A manifestation of eternity, and a sign of death as well.
The fans have been great to me. I don't think it's asking too much to have me sign something for them.
A first sign of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
The Divine of the Lord in heaven is love, for the reason that love is receptive of all things of heaven, such as peace, intelligence, wisdom and happiness.
To know others is wisdom, to know oneself is enlightenment.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
Color in certain places has the great value of making the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic.
A number of images put together a certain way become something quite above and beyond what any of them are individually.
Nevertheless, if I have at times been able to make original contributions in the accelerator field, I cannot help feeling that to a certain extent my slightly amateur approach in physics, combined with much practical experience, was an asset.
There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes this whole universe for a vast practical joke, though the wit thereof he but dimly discerns, and more than suspects that the joke is at nobody's expense but his own.
A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.
Wisdom alone is the science of others sciences.
Wisdom is nothing but a preparation of the soul, a capacity, a secret art of thinking, feeling and breathing thoughts of unity at every moment of life.
Acting is the expression of a neurotic impulse. It's a bum's life. Quitting acting, that's the sign of maturity.
Cleverness is not wisdom.
There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance.
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees.
For me, certain shots or scenes are keys in the movie.
I think it's better when you're natural, when you just do whatever you want, instead of doing classes where I see all these other people holding back because they've been trained with certain skills or techniques. I'm like, whatever.
Each age has deemed the new-born year the fittest time for festal cheer.
The spirit of resistance to government is so valuable on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive.
To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.