The difference between literature and journalism is that journalism is unreadable and literature is not read.
The plain man is familiar with blindness and deafness, and knows from his everyday experience that the look of things is influenced by his senses; but it never occurs to him to regard the whole world as the creation of his senses.
Within the process of filming, unexpected situations occur.
True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
Violence and racism are bad. Whenever they occur they are to be condemned and we should not turn a blind eye to them.
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Someday perhaps change will occur when times are ready for it instead of always when it is too late. Someday change will be accepted as life itself.
Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.
We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction.
The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
Someone once told me that every minute a murder occurs, so I don't want to waste your time, I know you want to go back to work.
The mountain occurs among the images that express the connection between heaven and earth.
Everything one does in life, even love, occurs in an express train racing toward death. To smoke opium is to get out of the train while it is still moving. It is to concern oneself with something other than life or death.
But in answer to your question about the conspiracy angle, I think that any historian worth his salt, and this is where I fault Stephen Ambrose and a lot of these guys who attack me - not all of life is a result of conspiracy by any means! Accident occurs alongside conspiracy.
Freedom can occur only through education.