Man was so created by the Lord as to be able while living in the body to speak with spirits and angels, as in fact was done in the most ancient times; for, being a spirit clothed with a body, he is one with them.
My boyfriend keeps telling me I've got to own things. So, first I bought this car. And then he told me I oughta get a house. 'Why a house?' 'Well, you gotta have a place to park the car.'
I didn't come from a trailer park. I grew up middle class and my dad had money and my mom made my lunch. I got a car when I was sixteen. I'm proud of that.
I have to remind my dad, 'Journalists - no matter how many cigars they smoke with you - are not your friends, so don't talk to them.'
If a movie is really working, you forget for two hours your Social Security number and where your car is parked. You are having a vicarious experience. You are identifying, in one way or another, with the people on the screen.
It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.
It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
Death is our eternal companion. It is always to our left, an arm's length behind us. Death is the only wise adviser that a warrior has. Whenever he feels that everything is going wrong and he's about to be annihilated,he can turn to his death and ask if that is so. His death will tell him that he is wrong, that nothing really matters outside its touch. His death will tell him, ?I haven't touched you yet.'
He reproduced himself with so much humble objectivity, with the unquestioning, matter of fact interest of a dog who sees himself in a mirror and thinks: there's another dog.
The foreign press seems obsessed with the Freedom Tower, as if it was the only thing going on here. In fact, we're trying to keep a huge juggling act in balance, with the tower as just one of the many balls in play.
Whoever speaks of Europe is wrong: it is a geographical expression.
I have no affectation when I speak.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
There's a lot of stress... but once you get in the car, all that goes out the window.
The new spirituality will step away from dogma, will step away from 'We're right and you're wrong.'
When Paris has to pee, Paris has to pee!
We were raised in an Italian-American household, although we didn't speak Italian in the house. We were very proud of being Italian, and had Italian music, ate Italian food.
What is generally referred to as American-style films are, in fact, studio productions.
My interest in matters more directly concerned with the handling of particles was growing, in the meantime, stimulated by many contacts with people understanding accelerators.
There's nothing wrong with shooting for the stars.
The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
Stand with anybody that stands right, stand with him while he is right and part with him when he goes wrong.
When an individual is kept in a situation of inferiority, the fact is that he does become inferior.