All action is of the mind and the mirror of the mind is the face, its index the eyes.
What I look forward to is continued immaturity followed by death.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
A free lunch is only found in mousetraps.
The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness.
... it's simply wrong to always order kids to stop that fighting. There are times when one child is simply defending his rights and damned well should be fighting.
Welcome to President Bush, Mrs. Bush, and my fellow astronauts.
I think somebody should come up with a way to breed a very large shrimp. That way, you could ride him, then after you camped at night, you could eat him. How about it, science
All sunshine makes a desert.
The little foolery that wise men have makes a great show.
It will, I believe, be everywhere found, that as the clergy are, or are not what they ought to be, so are the rest of the nation.
Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn't matter. I'm not sure a bad person can write a good book, If art doesn't make us better, then what on earth is it for.
I can't bring myself to say, 'Well, I guess I'll be toddling along.' It isn't that I can't toddle. It's just that I can't guess I'll toddle.
Fall seven times, stand up eight.
We all of us need assistance. Those who sustain others themselves want to be sustained.
The true beauty of nature is her amplitude she exists neither for nor because of us, and possesses a staying power that all our nuclear arsenals cannot threaten (much as we can easily destroy our puny selves).
Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.
To find a friend one must close one eye To keep him, two.
I live a day at a time. Each day I look for a kernel of excitement. In the morning I say 'What is my exciting thing for today' Then, I do the day. Don't ask me about tomorrow.
If any of us had a child that we thought was as bad as we know we are, we would have cause to start to worry.