I have already demonstrated, by crucial tests, the practicability of signaling by my system from one to any other point of the globe, no matter how remote, and I shall soon convert the disbelievers.
Our virtues and our failings are inseparable, like force and matter. When they separate, man is no more.
The spread of civilization may be likened to a fire: first, a feeble spark; next a flickering flame; then a mighty blaze, ever increasing in speed and power.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
If you want to be happy, be.
I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good things for the first time.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
You can start any ‘Monty Python’ routine and people finish it for you. Everyone knows it like shorthand.
You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.
Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered.
There’s place and means for every man alive.