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My greatest wish – other than salvation – was to have a book.
Quickly you make rash decisions. You dismiss your last allies: hope and
In art, something comes of nothing. Out of the thin air and
Bapu Gandhi said, ‘All religions are true.’ I just want to love God.
Progress is unstoppable. It is a drumbeat to which we must all
When your own life is threatened, your sense of empathy is blunted
Just beyond the ticket booth Father had painted on a wall in
As much as I love movies, it would be presumptuous of me
Art is a gift: you create and then you give away. How
If you took the city of Tokyo and turned it upside down
How true is that necessity is the mother of invention, how very true.
Life is an interpretation of a series of facts, and that interpretation
The worst pair of opposites is boredom and terror. Sometimes your life
Since the season ended, I’ve let things settle down, and I have
For one thing, I know every book of mine by its scent.
Does life have any meaningful purpose?
The country has become much more conservative, partly because it’s been taken
Howard Cosell was gonna be a boxer when he was a kid
Providentially, learned habits can be unlearned, especially in the context of moral
Golf is the Great Mystery. Like some capricous Goddess, it bestows its
Many intelligence reports in war are contradictory; even more are false, and