She became so important to them that they wondered how they had ever managed without her in the past. And the longer she stayed with them the more indispensable she became, so indispensable in fact that their one fear was that she might some day move on.
In the past I have never thought about loneliness when working, and I don't think about it now. Yet there must be a reason for the fact that so many people talk about it.
The Moon! Artemis! the great goddess of the splendid past of men! Are you going to tell me she is a dead lump?
Whoever neglects the arts when he is young has lost the past and is dead to the future.
The fact is that all writers create their precursors. Their work modifies our conception of the past, just as it is bound to modify the future.
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.
All political thinking for years past has been vitiated in the same way. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome.
The new spirituality will bring about what I'm calling the 'end of better.' And that is in fact what is called for in the next of the series of books that I've been writing.
In fact, Cannonball Run II. I used to pick that as the worst movie ever made.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
Most people are prisoners, thinking only about the future or living in the past. They are not in the present, and the present is where everything begins.
One does not substitute oneself for the past, one merely adds to it a new link.
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
War is war. The only good human being is a dead one.
Oftentimes, in fact I think this is to my fault, I look at usually scripts as a whole. I should probably pay more attention to the character that I'm going to play and what they do.
Call no man happy until he is dead, but only lucky.
When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.
I have a piece of great and sad news to tell you: I am dead.
In fact, sensations of pleasure and pain, however faint they may be, really constitute an essential part of the content of all so-called emotions.
Reflect upon your present blessings of which every man has many - not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
To kill an error is as good a service as, and sometimes even better than, the establishing of a new truth or fact.
The grand aim of all science is to cover the greatest number of empirical facts by logical deduction from the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms.
To be ignorant of what happened before you were born is to be ever a child. For what is man's lifetime unless the memory of past events is woven with those of earlier times?
I'm a laugh tart. I make no secret of that fact.