"You would be surprised how a little courtesy all around helps to smooth out the most complicated problems."
"A prolonged future doesn't excite me. It would have to have a point."
"Everybody wants something for nothing."
"You shouldn't be looking at the bottom of the mountain. Why don't you try looking at the top sometimes?"
"What makes a criminal? Lack, generally."
"We rule with moderate strictness and, in return, we are satisfied with moderate obedience. As a result, our people are moderately honest, moderately chaste, and somewhat more than moderately happy."
"Age is a limit we impose on ourselves."
"This not-knowing-where-you're-going is exciting."
"There are moments in every man's life when he glimpses the eternal."
"Don't you ever want to see what's on the other side of the hill?"