Sometimes its good to contrast what you like with something else. It makes you appreciate it even more.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
By a curious confusion, many modern critics have passed from the proposition that a masterpiece may be unpopular to the other proposition that unless it is unpopular it cannot be a masterpiece.
All that is human must retrograde if it does not advance.
Maturity is a bitter disappointment for which no remedy exists, unless laughter can be said to remedy anything.
Getting caught is the mother of invention.
Life's a tough proposition, and the first hundred years are the hardest.
Each problem that I solved became a rule which served afterwards to solve other problems.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Out of every 10 people, 1 understands binary and the other doesn't.