Quotes and Quotations
The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.
Things alter for the worse spontaneously, if they be not altered for the better designedly.
Journalism is the art of collecting varying kinds of information (commonly called 'news') which a few people possess and of transmitting it to a much larger number of people who are supposed to desire to share it.
If you make an ass out of yourself, there will always be someone to ride you.
The secret of freedom is courage.
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes, the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
A man must make his opportunity, as oft as find it.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
Man is the best computer we can put aboard a spacecraft... and the only one that can be mass-produced with unskilled labor.
Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.
Men naturally despise those who court them, but respect those who do not give way to them.
There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further.
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
I am all for titillating trivialities. I am all for the epic touch. I could almost say that everything in Time should be either titillating or epic or starkly, supercurtly factual.
We bless your simplicity but do not envy your folly.
He is able who thinks he is able.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.
Every human being is the author of his own health or disease.
Read not to contradict and confute, not to believe and take for granted, not to find talk and discourse, but to weigh and consider.
Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy only when others are fearful.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
Time should make enemies and Life should make friends.
I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the Earth.
The possession of anything begins in the mind.
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Those who make wise decisions are more formidable to their enemies than those who rush madly into strong action.
It's far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.
Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.
Simplicity is the key to brilliance.
There are men who can write poetry, and there are men who can read balance sheets. The men who can read balance sheets cannot write.
It is not necessary to do extraordinary things to get extraordinary results.
It will free man from the remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet.
Man, the living creature, the creating individual, is always more important than any established style or system.
Wide diversification is only required when investors do not understand what they are doing.
To see, and to show, is the mission now undertaken by Life.
I have learned to use the word 'impossible' with the greatest caution.
If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts, but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.