We are not living in a world where all roads are radii of a circle and where all, if followed long enough, will therefore draw gradually nearer and finally meet at the centre: rather in a world where every road, after a few miles, forks into two, and each of those into two again, and at each fork, you must make a decision.
Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.
The wide world is all about you: you can fence yourselves in, but you cannot forever fence it out.
When all the world is overcharged with inhabitants, then the last remedy of all is war, which provideth for every man, by victory or death.
The greatest single cause of atheism in the world today is Christians who acknowledge Jesus with their lips and walk out the door and deny Him by their lifestyle. That is what an unbelieving world simply finds unbelievable.
I hope climate science becomes the big thing. And then what I want is electrical engineers to solve the world's energy problems, energy distribution problems. I want mechanical engineers to make better transportation systems. I want chemical engineers to develop better solar panels, and so on.
When I leave this world, I don't want to leave just having a well-known name but having made a difference.
World — quotes and aphorisms
I have a foot here and a foot in some spirit world. There are many more layers to reality, and that permeates my life and my writing in a very natural way. I don't even think about it.
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world.
Ideas are powerful because they allow us to see the world as it could be, rather than what it is.
The thing about the end of the world is that not just the West collapses, the whole world does.
The world is getting to be such a dangerous place, a man is lucky to get out of it alive.
Much of the world's moral compass is broken. The moral north reads south and the moral south reads north.