He has a profound respect for old age. Especially when it's bottled.
Men are not against you they are merely for themselves.
News is history shot on the wing. The huntsmen from the Fourth Estate seek to bag only the peacock or the eagle of the swifting day.
You see few people here in America who really care very much about living a Christian life in a democratic world.
It is easier to believe than to doubt.
Everyone needs a warm personal enemy or two to keep him free from rust in the movable parts of his mind
Sometimes I think [my writing] sounds like I walked out of the room and left the typewriter running.
Writing is easy: All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
Writing is easy. You only need to stare at a blank piece of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
A book is never finished; it's abandoned.
For books are more than books, they are the life, the very heart and core of ages past, the reason why men lived and worked and died, the essence and quintessence of their lives.
What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
Love and memory last and will so endure till the game is called because of darkness.
Perhaps no mightier conflict of mind occurs ever again in a lifetime than that first decision to unseat one's own tooth.
Whatever one believes to be true either is true or becomes true in one's mind.