Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: ''I'm with you kid. Let's go.''
Nothing will work unless you do.
We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone, alone in patches, alone in groups, alone in races, even alone in genders.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
The sadness of the women's movement is that they don't allow the necessity of love. See, I don't personally trust any revolution where love is not allowed.
All great achievements require time.
My life has been one great big joke, a dance that's walked a song that's spoke, I laugh so hard I almost choke when I think about myself.
If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform a million realities.
I believe we are still so innocent. The species are still so innocent that a person who is apt to be murdered believes that the murderer, just before he puts the final wrench on his throat, will have enough compassion to give him one sweet cup of water.