Our thoughts form the universe; they always matter.
You drown not by falling into the river, but by staying submerged in it.
See yourself for what you are, not what others try to make you.
Fantastic, thank you. Only thing better than a cow is a human! — Unless you need milk, then you really need a cow.
“Emotions are data, not directive.”
“Success is not final. Failure is not fatal. It’s the courage to continue that counts.”
“Go back?” he thought. “No good at all! Go sideways? Impossible! Go forward? Only thing to do! On we go!”
“There’s…a difference between getting your hands dirty, and being dirty.”
“Be nice to other people. At the universal level, they are you.”
“‘Surely they will have cured baldness by the twenty-fourth century!’
Roddenberry replied, ‘By the twenty-fourth century, no one will care.’”
“If we cannot learn to …take a positive delight in those small differences between our own kind, here on this planet, then we do not deserve to go out into space and meet the diversity that is almost certainly out there.”
“Nothing IS. Things happen.”
Knowledge is finite. Wonder is infinite.
“We are defined by the places we hold in the web of others’ lives.”
No thing is one thing.
It’s impossible to Imagine something that’s not possible
The doer and the be-er become the same thing
‘Difficult’ and ‘impossible’ are cousins often mistaken for one another, with very little in common.
“Men are like solar panels, women are like the sun.”
“Many older physicians had gone to their graves calling Pasteur a liar, a fool, or worse—-and without examining evidence which their “common sense” told them was impossible.”