The only difference between me and a madman is that I am not mad.
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Education alone can conduct us to that enjoyment which is, at once, best in quality and infinite in quantity.
Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve. He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.
People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself.
Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
What information consumes is rather obvious: it consumes the attention of its recipients. Hence, a wealth of information creates a poverty of attention and a need to allocate that attention efficiently among the overabundance of information sources that might consume it.