A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
All that spirits desire, spirits attain.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
As long as we believe in absurdities we shall continue to commit atrocities.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets