Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
If you never stop when you wave goodbye you just might find, if you give it time, you will wave hello again...
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
Enthusiasm... the sustaining power of all great action.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
I am not now That which I have been.
Of all the things I`ve lost I miss my mind the most.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?