A picture is worth a thousand words.
A sculptor is a person who is interested in the shape of things, a poet in words, a musician by sounds.
A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament.
A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears.
Abstract art: a product of the untalented sold by the unprincipled to the utterly bewildered.
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind.
The truest wisdom is a resolute determination.
The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.
David Herbert Lawrence
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.
A visitor from Mars could easily pick out the civilized nations. They have the best implements of war.
Herbert V. Prochnow
All war is deception.
In modern war… you will die like a dog for no good reason.
It is well that war is so terrible. We should grow too fond of it.
Robert E. Lee
Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
The Bible looks like it started out as a game of Mad Libs.
The Christian resolution to find the world ugly and bad has made the world ugly and bad.
The emphasis on the birth of Christ tends to polarize our pluralistic society and create legal and ethnic belligerence.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little electric chairs around their necks instead of crosses.
More and more people care about religious tolerance as fewer and fewer care about religion.
I was raised Catholic, but my father's people were Methodist, so we went to both churches.
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.