There's nothing wrong with being shallow as long as you're insightful about it.

You know, my main reaction to this money thing is that it's humorous, all the attention to it, because it's hardly the most insightful or valuable thing that's happened to me.

I was a victim of a series of accidents, as are we all.

A thing is mighty big when time and distance cannot shrink it.

There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.

You only lose what you cling to.

The work of a psychotherapist involves being empathic and insightful with one's patients without getting too lost in their painful stories to be helpful.

Since, in the long run, every planetary civilization will be endangered by impacts from space, every surviving civilization is obliged to become spacefaring--not because of exploratory or romantic zeal, but for the most practical reason imaginable: staying alive... If our long-term survival is at stake, we have a basic responsibility to our species to venture to other worlds.

It's a required part of your film history to know who Woody is.

His movies are so wonderful, and not just funny but so insightful about human behavior.

The thing about hip-hop today is it's smart, it's insightful.

The way they can communicate a complex message in a very short space is remarkable.

It's hard for me to talk about Dom right now because I am Dom right now.

So it's a really strange exercise to try to reflect on something that I am at the moment. But I guarantee you that when I'm done with the movie and you ask me that question, I'll be able to give you something insightful.

When we think about online learning, it's such 'early days.

' Bill Gates is a wildly smart insightful guy. Yet, even a guy as smart and insightful as that, 30 years ago can say things like,'Who's every going to need more than 640K of memory?'

I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.

The dinosaurs became extinct because they didn't have a space program.

And if we become extinct because we don't have a space program, it'll serve us right!

Because we have for millenia made moral, aesthetic, religious demands on the world, looked upon it with blind desire, passion or fear, and abandoned ourselves to the bad habits of illogical thinking, this world has gradually become so marvelously variegated, frightful, meaningful, soulful, it has acquired color - but we have been the colorists: it is the human intellect that has made appearances appear and transported its erroneous basic conceptions into things.

the greatest Americans have not been born yet they are waiting patiently for the past to die