I try to just talk about human stories and what I think about religion or teapots or whatever.
I would ask my dad what he did, and he'd say, 'I listen to people's problems.' In some way what he did for a living is in my genes.
Every man is like the company he is wont to keep.
As with most phobias, the fear of flying does make some sense, but if ever there was a fear worth quashing then this is it. After all, life is short, and there's a great big world to explore out there.
As you know, the thing that I know the least about is the topic of sports.
When desire dies, fear is born.
In polite society one laughs at all the jokes, including the ones one has heard before.
Of all the benefits which virtue confers on us, the contempt of death is one of the greatest.
Michel de Montaigne
When I was a graduate student, the leading spirits at Harvard were interested in the history of ideas.
M. H. Abrams
There was a considerable difference between the ages of my parents, but this circumstance seemed to unite them only closer in bonds of devoted affection.
We seek a constitutional amendment to permit voluntary school prayer. God should never have been expelled from America's classrooms in the first place.
One golden rule is to accept the interpretation honestly put on the pledge by the party administering it.
Show me one thing here on earth which has begun well and not ended badly. The proudest palpitations are engulfed in a sewer, where they cease throbbing, as though having reached their natural term: this downfall constitutes the heart's drama and the negative meaning of history.
E. M. Cioran
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