Let me be the first to tell you, drinking alcohol is the worst thing to do in cold weather. Hot soup is the best because the process of digesting food helps to warm you up.
If you think that by threatening me you can get me to do what you want... well, that's where you're right. But - and I am only saying this because I care - there's a lot of decaffeinated brands on the market that are just as tasty as the real thing.
There are many things in your heart you can never tell to another person. They are you, your private joys and sorrows, and you can never tell them. You cheapen yourself, the inside of yourself, when you tell them.
The only things I'm competitive in are backgammon and poker.
What brings people down is the same thing over and over.
Words, yes, formulating things, creating something from your heart, it is something very necessary, yes.
To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust and others just.
Bear up, my child, bear up; Zeus who oversees and directs all things is still mighty in heaven.
I think we're going to the moon because it's in the nature of the human being to face challenges. It's by the nature of his deep inner soul... we're required to do these things just as salmon swim upstream.
Things do not change; we change.
I think the new spirituality will be a spirituality that's not based on a particular dogma. And that steps away from the old spiritual paradigm that we have created on this planet, which comes from a thought that there is such a thing as being better.
What's right about America is that although we have a mess of problems, we have great capacity - intellect and resources - to do some thing about them.
I really reject that kind of comparison that says, Oh, he is the best. This is the second best. There is no such thing.
I like light, color, luminosity. I like things full of color and vibrant.
Art produces ugly things which frequently become more beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.
I guess I didn't feel confident enough to be searching in a big public way. I was very content at the time to toil in obscurity on things that I thought might point me in certain directions or teach me certain things - not knowing what that would be.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
And these little things may not seem like much but after a while they take you off on a direction where you may be a long way off from what other people have been thinking about.
Down the road, I'll probably have a kid or two or three. And there will probably be political events or spiritual things to comment on, and humor.
The most boring thing in the world? Silence.
Once we have a war there is only one thing to do. It must be won. For defeat brings worse things than any that can ever happen in war.
Love and war are the same thing, and stratagems and policy are as allowable in the one as in the other.
What a delightful thing is the conversation of specialists! One understands absolutely nothing and it's charming.
Love conquers all things; let us too surrender to Love.
Poetry should be great and unobtrusive, a thing which enters into one's soul, and does not startle it or amaze it with itself, but with its subject.