I want to work with the top people, because only they have the courage and the confidence and the risk-seeking profile that you need.
A man\'s errors are his portals of discovery.
A man of genius makes no mistakes; his errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
A man of genius makes no mistakes. His errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America.
A nation is the same people living in the same place.
I will tell you what I will do and what I will not do. I will not serve that in which I no longer believe, whether it call itself my home, my fatherland, or my church: and I will try to express myself in some mode of life or art as freely as I can and as wholly as I can, using for my defense the only arms I allow myself to use --silence, exile and cunning.
When the soul of a man is born in this country there are nets flown at it to hold it back from flight.
I've put in so many enigmas and puzzles that it will keep the professors busy for centuries arguing over what I meant, and that's the only way of insuring one's mortality.