A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears. -Gertrude Stein

It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less … Read More..

A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears. -Gertrude Stein

It takes a lot of imagination to be a good photographer. You need less … Read More..

If I'd known how much packing I'd have to do, I'd have run again. -Harry S Truman

Nowadays, they have more trouble packing hair dryers than baseball equipment. -Bob FellerRead More..

Among pacifists it was above all the English who always insisted on the importance of disarmament. They said that the man in the street would not understand the kind of … Read More..

If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of … Read More..

The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer – about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor. … Read More..

Hollywood is an extraordinary kind of temporary place. -John Schlesinger

The moment you have in your heart this extraordinary thing called love and feel the depth, the delight, the ecstasy … Read More..

California is a fine place to live – if you happen to be an orange. -Fred Allen

There is no blue without yellow and without orange. -Vincent Van Gogh

An … Read More..

The folly of mistaking a paradox for a discovery, a metaphor for a proof, a torrent of verbiage for a spring of capital truths, and oneself for an oracle, is … Read More..

The basis of optimism is sheer terror. -Oscar Wilde

The place where optimism most flourishes is the lunatic asylum. -Havelock Ellis

If you pretend to be good, the world takes … Read More..

To find out what one is fitted to do, and to secure an opportunity to do it, is the key to happiness. -John Dewey

The golden opportunity you are seeking … Read More..

By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community. -Oscar Wilde

I am sure it is one's duty as a … Read More..

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What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don't like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down … Read More..

Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own. -Jonathan Swift

When I told my doctor I couldn't afford an operation, he offered … Read More..

Golf is a good walk spoiled. -Mark Twain

Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil. -J. Paul Getty

John D. Rockefeller wanted to dominate oil, but Microsoft wants … Read More..

Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died. -Erma Bombeck

The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and … Read More..

Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways. -H. Jackson Brown, Read More..

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I like to browse in occult bookshops if for no other reason than to refresh my commitment to science. -Heinz R. Pagels

Capital is money, capital is commodities. By virtue … Read More..

Even when freshly washed and relieved of all obvious confections, children tend to be sticky. -Fran Lebowitz

Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is … Read More..

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. -Booker T. Washington

Practice means … Read More..

Sex. In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact. -Marlene Dietrich

Writing a book is a very lonely business. You are totally cut off from the … Read More..

A book is a fragile creature, it suffers the wear of time, it fears rodents, the elements and clumsy hands. so the librarian protects the books not only against mankind … Read More..

A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his obligations. -William Feather

Our major obligation is not to mistake slogans for solutions. -Edward R. MurrowRead More..

If you obey all the rules you miss all the fun. -Katharine Hepburn

Telling us to obey instinct is like telling us to obey 'people.' People say different things: so … Read More..

Being overweight and obesity are major risk factors for many chronic diseases for South Dakotans of all ages. When people are overweight or obese, they have more health problems and … Read More..

A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty. -Nadia Boulanger

Religion is more like response to a friend than it is like obedience to an … Read More..

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The Harvard Law states: Under controlled conditions of light, temperature, humidity, and nutrition, the organism will do as it damn well pleases. -Larry Wall

Many Americans are unaware that we … Read More..

I will not bond. I will not share. I refuse to nurture. -Denis Leary

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just … Read More..

Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs. -Charlotte Bronte

The Medicaid system currently steers people toward nursing home care. Far more people … Read More..

I think on-stage nudity is disgusting, shameful and damaging to all things American. But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic, tasteful, patriotic and a … Read More..

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows. -Aristotle Onassis

A critic is a man who knows the way but can't drive the car. -Kenneth TynanRead More..

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There are many reasons why novelists write, but they all have one thing in common – a need to create an alternative world. -John Fowles

America is becoming so educated … Read More..

Breakfast is a notoriously difficult meal to serve with a flourish. -Clement Freud

I'm notorious for giving a bad interview. I'm an actor and I can't help but feel I'm … Read More..

God made everything out of nothing, but the nothingness shows through. -Paul Valery

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness. … Read More..

It is one of the paradoxes of American literature that our writers are forever looking back with love and nostalgia at lives they couldn't wait to leave. -Anatole Broyard

True … Read More..

It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence. -Mahatma Gandhi

That's all nonviolence is … Read More..

Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism – how passionately I hate them! -Albert Einstein

It is a far, far … Read More..

I'm an adaptable nomad. I love Paris, I've been living in Los Angeles and New York since 1990. I love London, too. My roots are inside of me. -Julie DelpyRead More..

The secret of business is to know something that nobody else knows. -Aristotle Onassis

I'd love to sell out completely. It's just that nobody has been willing to buy. -John Read More..

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I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out. -Rodney Dangerfield

Late night television is ready for someone like me… standards have gone to an … Read More..

I'm not all that big on rides. I sort of like bumper cars but I don't really go to Disneyland all that much unless if have nieces and nephews or … Read More..

The one function that TV news performs very well is that when there is no news we give it to you with the same emphasis as if it were. -David Read More..

Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren't very new at all. -Abraham Lincoln

The one function that TV news performs very well is that … Read More..

There ain't no answer. There ain't gonna be any answer. There never has been an answer. That's the answer. -Gertrude Stein

I have noticed that nothing I never said ever … Read More..

The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things – of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language. -James H. Clark

We need a … Read More..