"Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answer."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."William S. Burroughs on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."William S. Burroughs on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."William S. Burroughs on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."William S. Burroughs on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."William S. Burroughs on Earl Nightingale
"Most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has."
"Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape."
"Artists to my mind are the real architects of change, and not the political legislators who implement change after the fact."
"The way to kill a man or a nation is to cut off his dreams, the way the whites are taking care of the Indians: killing their dreams, their magic, their familiar spirits."
"The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts, but of values."