Silence is a way of saying: we do not have to entertain each other; we are okay as we are.Martha Grimes, from Hotel Paradise, a novel
There is a difference between a book of two hundred pages from the very beginning, and a book of two hundred pages which is the result of an original eight hundred pages. The six hundred are there. Only you don't see them.Elie Wiesel
Give away all you like, but keep your bills and your temper.Irish Proverb
Literature is the human activity that takes the fullest and most precise account of variousness, possibility, complexity, and difficulty.Lionel Trilling
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.Danny Kaye
Johnny couldn't read ... for the simple reason that nobody ever showed him how.Rudolf Franz Flesch
What a fearful object a long-neglected duty gets to be
Art does not imitate life. Art is much more powerful than that. Art brings life back. And it does it by exposing the secrets we all carry inside.
I think the world is run by 'C' students.