We have a criminal jury system which is superior to any in the world; and its efficiency is only marred by the difficulty of finding twelve men every day who don't know anything and can't read.
A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.
Cynicism is an unpleasant way of saying the truth.
Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves.
If you put tomfoolery into a computer, nothing comes out of it but tomfoolery. But this tomfoolery, having passed through a very expensive machine, is somehow enobled and no-one dares criticize it.
All of us learn to write in the second grade. Most of us go on to greater things.
Parting is such sweet sorrow.
We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves to be like other people.
I find nothing more depressing than optimism.
An effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible.