A few words I carry every day, in no particular order.
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.
Time waits for no one.
We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction.
Not all those who wander are lost.
Solitude is independence. It had been my wish and with the years I had attained it. It was cold. Oh, cold enough! But it was also still, wonderfully still and vast like the cold stillness of space in which the stars revolve.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
One day you’ll understand that it’s harder to be kind than clever.
Don't feel as if the key to successful computing is only in your hands. What's in your hands, I think and hope, is intelligence: the ability to see the machine as more than when you were first led up to it, that you can make it more.
Do not remain nameless to yourself.
Home is people. Not a place. If you go back there after the people are gone, then all you can see is what is not there any more.
Some days it storms, some days it shines. This is how flowers grow.