William Shakespeare Quotes
The empty vessel makes the loudest sound.
— William Shakespeare
It is the business of the future to be dangerous; and it is among the merits of science that it equips the future for its duties.
Alfred North Whitehead
Everything you try to do in life, of any value, people are going to be saying, 'No, no, no.' You have to have the ability to not see that or hear that.
I'm interested in current affairs and social policy as a whole, but I don't watch politics for sport.
Until the people, by amendment, change the constitution, I urge that the counties cooperate with one another, that future road work be more uniform, and done in such a way that it will result in connected and continuous highways.
Because of the power of television, I was visible to everybody all over the world. But there are many things in the theater that are more fulfilling and that I look forward to doing more. But really, I love it all: theater, film, television.
I'm always writing about character first. Plot, such as it is, comes from the characters.
Make my breast transparent as pure crystal, that the world, jealous of me, may see the foulest thought my heart does hold.
A lot of people are going to hate me for saying this, but one of my least favorite kinds of music, or the kind of music that I feel I've so got out of my system, is musicals music.
A meticulous virtual copy of the human brain would enable basic research on brain cells and circuits or computer-based drug trials.
If we should ever get to Heaven, we shall find nobody to reproach us for being black, or for being slaves.
All men are rapists and that's all they are. They rape us with their eyes, their laws, and their codes.
One doesn't go on television for the Manhattan crowd. You buy the sides of buses for that.
No matter what engineering field you're in, you learn the same basic science and mathematics. And then maybe you learn a little bit about how to apply it.
The secret I've lived by ever since I started earning money is this: Always buy a house with an extra bedroom adjoining the master. And that's always my closet.
The broader the chess player you are, the easier it is to be competitive, and the same seems to be true of mathematics - if you can find links between different branches of mathematics, it can help you resolve problems. In both mathematics and chess, you study existing theory and use that to go forward.