Some people strengthen the society just by being the kind of people they are.
Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents.
Identity in the form of continuity of personality is an extremely important characteristic of the individual.
Canadians look down on the United States and consider it Hell. They are right to do so. Canada is to the United States what, in Dante’s scheme, Limbo is to Hell.
This required the development of a view which allowed one to integrate research with belief, thing with person, fact with aesthetics, knowledge with application of knowledge.
Most people have to talk so they won’t hear.
I am a genius who has written poems that will survive with the best of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Keats.
The cynic says, ‘One man can’t do anything.’ I say, ‘Only one man can do anything.’
There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland that is worth the loss of a single British soldier or a single Irish citizen either.