Everything else you grow out of, but you never recover from childhood.
— Beryl Bainbridge
A man is ever apt to contemplate himself out of all proportion to his surroundings.
— Christina Rossetti
The only way to get rid of my fears is to make films about them.
— Alfred Hitchcock
We only have one future, and it will be made of our dreams, if we have the courage to challenge convention.
— Soichiro Honda
The ultimate goal of farming is not the growing of crops, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings.
— Masanobu Fukuoka
The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress.
— Charles F. Kettering
What you do when you don’t have to, determined what you will be when you can no longer help it.
— Rudyard Kipling
Without struggle, there is no progress.
— Frederick Douglass
There’s nothing more ironic or contradictory than life itself.
— Robert De Niro
Good ideas are like mushrooms, where you find one you often find more.
— Hans Carossa
Do unto others 20% better than you would expect them to do unto you, to correct for subjective error.
— Linus Pauling
Whoever starts out toward the unknown must consent to venture alone.
— Andre Gide
I have been a selfish being all my life, in practice, though not in principle.
— Jane Austen