There is no happiness; there are only moments of happiness.
Doing a thing well is often a waste of time.
Nothing matters very much, and few things matter at all.
Ignorance is the mother of admiration.
Half the people in America are faking it.
When there are two conflicting versions of a story, the wisest course is to believe the one in which people appear at their worst.
The cynics are right nine times out of ten.
Idealism is what precedes experience; cynicism is what follows.
Never doubt that a group of thoughtful. committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
A human being is an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing.