A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Certainty? In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
A hero cannot be a hero unless in a heroic world.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
You are like my little dog; when people see you, they know I am nearby.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.