Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane mind.
(April 28, 1948 - )
If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.
(June 25, 1903 - January 21, 1950)
Writing is the most fun you can have by yourself.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Man is the only creature that consumes without producing. He does not give milk, he does not lay eggs, he is too weak to pull the plough, he cannot run fast enough to catch rabbits. Yet he is lord of all the animals.
Sometimes we have to adopt screwy tax policy to get a bill.
Their more lowly paths have been allotted to them by the hand of God . . . it is their part faithfully to discharge its duties, and contentedly to bear its inconveniences.
( - August 24, 1759)
I believe in a long, prolonged, derangement of the senses in order to obtain the unknown.