Indeed, history is nothing more than a tableau of crimes and misfortunes.
There are people I know who won’t hurt me. I call them corpses.
Everything is vague to a degree you do not realize till you have tried to make it precise.
Unprovided with original learning, unformed in the habits of thinking, unskilled in the arts of composition, I resolved to write a book.
I am a galley slave to pen and ink.
The shortest verse in the Bible is ‘Jesus wept.’ The only thing wrong with it is the past tense.
The only thing that lasts longer than a friend’s love is the stupidity that keeps us from knowing any better.
When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.
It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
Sometimes a slow gradual approach does more good than a large gesture.