Often people display a curious respect for a man drunk, rather like the respect of simple races for the insane.. There is something awe-inspiring in one who has lost all inhibitions.
Great art is the contempt of a great man for small art.
A big man has no time really to do anything but just sit and be big.
No such thing as a man willing to be honest - that would be like a blind man willing to see.
Scratch a Yale man with both hands and you'll be lucky to find a coast-guard. Usually you find nothing at all.
The idea that to make a man work you've got to hold gold in front of his eyes is a growth, not an axiom. We've done that for so long that we've forgotten there's any other way.