Every exit is an entry somewhere.
Age is a high price to pay for maturity.
It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.
Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them.
Life is a gamble at terrible odds, if it were a bet, you would not take it.
It is better of course to know useless things than to know nothing.
It is better to be quotable than to be honest.
It's not the voting that's democracy; it's the counting.
I still believe that if your aim is to change the world, journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
Skill without imagination is craftsmanship and gives us many useful objects such as wickerwork picnic baskets. Imagination without skill gives us modern art.
The media. It sounds like a convention of spiritualists.
My whole life is waiting for the questions to which I have prepared answers.
From principles is derived probability, but truth or certainty is obtained only from facts.
The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means.
Eternity is a terrible thought. I mean, where's it going to end?
Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
The House of Lords, an illusion to which I have never been able to subscribe - responsibility without power, the prerogative of the eunuch throughout the ages.
Eternity's a terrible thought. I mean, where's it all going to end?
A movie camera is like having someone you have a crush on watching you from afar - you pretend it's not there.
There must have been a moment, at the beginning, were we could have said -- no.
But somehow we missed it.
I mean, if Beethoven had been killed in a plane crash at twenty-two, the history of music would have been very different. As would the history of aviation, of course.
Maturity is a high price to pay for growing up.
Every exit is an entry somewhere else.
We're more of the love, blood, and rhetoric school.
Well, we can do you blood and love without the rhetoric, and we can do you blood and rhetoric without the love, and we can do you all three concurrent or consecutive. But we can't give you love and rhetoric without the blood. Blood is compulsory. They're all blood, you see.
I think age is a very high price to pay for maturity.
Life is a gamble, at terrible odds - if it was a bet you wouldn't take it.
Fifty-five crystal spheres geared to God
James Joyce - an essentially private man who wished his total indifference to public notice to be universally recognized.
It is a defect of God's humor that he directs our hearts everywhere but to those who have a right to them.
Look on every exit as being an entrance somewhere else.
Back in the East you can't do much without the right papers, but with the right papers you can do anything The believe in papers. Papers are power.
We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered.
The days of the digital watch are numbered.
It's better to be quotable than to be honest.
I don't think I can be expected to take seriously any game which takes less than three days to reach its conclusion.