Everyone needs a warm personal enemy or two to keep him free from rust in the movable parts of his mind.
When we ask for advice, we are usually looking for an accomplice.
The essence of America lies not in the headlined heroes…but in the everyday folks who live and die unknown, yet leave their dreams as legacies
The memory of things gone is important to a jazz musician.
Tradition is the illusion of permanance.
I believe in yesterday
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
George Bernard Shaw
I had a dream that I was awake and I woke up to find myself asleep.
An interim government was set up in Afghanistan. It included two women, one of whom was Minister of Women’s Affairs. Man, who’d she have to show here ankles to to get that job?
The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.
If you want to see what God thinks of money, just look at all the people He gave it to.
The devil’s voice is sweet to hear.
A writer’s job is to tell the truth.
Democracy don’t rule the world, You’d better get that in your head; This world is ruled by violence, But I guess that’s better left unsaid.
In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.