Throughout history the world has been laid waste to ensure the triumph of conceptions that are now as dead as the men who died for them.
Grandchildren don't make a man feel old; it's the knowledge that he's married to a grandmother.
If you are ignorant, you can certainly get into some interesting arguments.
History knows no resting places and no plateaus.
Everyone has a photographic memory. Some just don't have film.
Hope is generally a wrong guide, though it is very good company by the way.
No matter how hot it gets in the daytime in Hollywood it's always dull at night.
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.
Once over the hill, you pick up speed.
What is amusing now had to be taken in desperate earnest once.