A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
Do not follow where the path my lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
If any religion had the chance of ruling over England, nay Europe within the next hundred years, it could be Islam
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth.
Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family.
He knows nothing and thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.
Science... never solves a problem without creating ten more
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
Better never than late.
Animals are my friends... and I do not eat my friends.
Beauty is all very well at first sight; but who ever looks at it when it has been in the house three days?