Quotes by James Price Salsman

In an optimal world, I would not be necessary.

James Price Salsman

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The ultimate goal should be doing your best and enjoying it.

Peggy Fleming

The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality.

The Divine Pymander

To see a world in a grain of sand and a heaven in a wildflower, hold infinity in the palm of your hand and eternity in an hour.

William Blake

It's very good for an idea to be commonplace. The important thing is that a new idea should develop out of what is already there so that it soon becomes an old acquaintance. Old acquaintances aren't by any means always welcome, but at least one can't be mistaken as to who or what they are.

Penelope Fitzgerald

What we choose to call sanity is a big house where the mad have no mothers.

The Clown Prince of Darkness, correspondence, 1988

If you have a talent, use it in every which way possible. Don't hoard it. Don't dole it out like a miser. Spend it lavishly like a millionaire intent on going broke.

Brendan Francis »

Strange is it not That of the myriads who before us pass'd the Door of darkness through, not one returns to tell us of the Road, which to discover, we must travel to.

F Scott »

Orthodoxy is Unconsciousness.

George Orwell »