I’ve always loved a challenge.
I read Shakespeare and the Bible, and I can shoot dice. That’s what I call a liberal education.
Men fear thought as they fear nothing else on earth — more than ruin — more even than death…. Thought is subversive and revolutionary, destructive and terrible, thought is merciless to privilege, established institutions, and comfortable habit. Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man.
You can’t change who you are, but you can surely make the best of it. And if you’ve got a thought, act on it.
Our belief at the beginning of a doubtful undertaking is the one thing that assures the successful outcome of any venture.