But what is the difference between literature and journalism. Journalism is unreadable and literature is not read. That is all.
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All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.
A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life.
I can resist anything but temptation.
Action is the last refuge of those who cannot dream.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
Nothing is so aggravating as calmness.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves, By each let this be heard, Some do it with a bitter look, Some with a flattering word, The koward does it with a kiss, The brave man with a sword
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.
I mean, I look at my dad. He was twenty when he started having a family, and he was always the coolest dad. He did everything for his kids, and he never made us feel like he was pressured. I know that it must be a great feeling to be a guy like that.
When the war of the giants is over the wars of the pygmies will begin.
Few things are harder to put up with than the annoyance of a good example.
To give money to a woman - and here I must speak as a man - is to deny her special quality, her irreplaceability, and reduce her unique amiability to a commodity. Money takes away her name, while transforming her lover into a nameless customer of a market of appetites.
My dad taught me from my youngest childhood memories through these connections with Aboriginal and tribal people that you must always protect people's sacred status, regardless of the pest.
The view of Jerusalem is the history of the world it is more, it is the history of earth and of heaven.
But if you say that we should not educate children who have come into our state for no other reason than they've been brought there by no fault of their own, I don't think you have a heart. We need to be educating these children, because they will become a drag on our society.
Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up.
It is in men as in soils where sometimes there is a vein of gold which the owner knows not of.
Wear your learning like your watch, in a private pocket and do not pull it out, and strike it, merely to show that you have one.