If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Sunlight is painting.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
Dare to risk public criticism.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
For the meaning of life differs from man to man, from day to day and from hour to hour. What matters, therefore, is not the meaning of life in general but rather the specific meaning of a person's life at a given moment.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.