In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate

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Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.

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And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning

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It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly

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Well, I can type all day without getting tired. [In response to a question as to which he preferred, women or writing]

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To insult someone we call him "bestial." For deliberate cruelty and nature, "human" might be the greater insult.

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Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is

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Nothing interferes with my concentration. You could put on an orgy in my office and I wouldn't look up. Well, maybe once.

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The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but "That's funny ..."

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