If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
An idea is salvation by imagination
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.