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Spring was running in a thin green flame over the valley.
Experience has taught me that the only cruelties people condemn are those
Violence commands both literature and life, and violence is always crude and distorted.
Irony is an indispensable ingredient of the critical vision; it is the
Nobody, not even the old, not even the despairing, wished to come
Insolent youth rides, now, in the whirlwind. For those modern iconoclasts who
No life is so hard that you can’t make it easier by the way you take it.
My first reading of Tolstoy affected me as a revelation from heaven,
The suitable is the last thing we ever want.
1. Always wait between books for the springs to fill up and flow
…America has enjoyed the doubtful blessing of a single-track mind. We are
Audacity is of all qualities the most youthful.
What depresses me is the inevitable way the second rate forges ahead
I think there are so many ways to become interested in music.
I want to continue doing as big a variety of things as
I criticize a lot of players and coaches. But I back it up with facts.
[At first sight of the Acropolis:] It’s beige! My color!
One of the most dangerous and best-kept secrets of the medical profession
The French are not rude. They just happen to hate you. But
I know truth is more like a mountain that has to be
I experienced direct telepathy with other people, and during one such incident,