Evolution crawls to imperfection. It ends in extinction.J. Gregory Keyes, Babylon 5: Dark Genesis: The Birth of the Psi Corps
The mirror never sees itself. The reflection never is itself.J. Gregory Keyes, Babylon 5: Dark Genesis: The Birth of the Psi Corps
What brings joy to the heart is not so much the friend's gift as the friend's love.Saint Alfred of Rievaulx
Nothing had excited me-the huge cars, the entourages, the bodyguards, the policeman jumping to attention, all meant nothing to me ... till I came to the old man's office. (On becoming prime minister)Shimon Peres
The more perfect the artist, the more completely separate in him will be the man who suffers and the mind which creates.T. S. Eliot
It was such a lovely day I thought it a pity to get up.W. Somerset Maugham
The reason there are so few female politicians is that it is too much trouble to put makeup on two faces.
If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my axe.