Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
captivating quotations from movies, television, literature and people - curated by actual geeks.
I should as soon think of swimming across Charles River when I wish to go to Boston, as of reading all my books in originals when I have them rendered for me in my mother tongue.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may think aloud.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.