Archives - October 2001
October 1, 2001
The beauty of the world has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.
October 2, 2001
There is no such thing as pure pleasure; some anxiety always goes with it.
October 3, 2001
An artist cannot talk about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture.
October 4, 2001
Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car.
October 5, 2001
Writing is a socially accepted form of schizophrenia.
October 6, 2001
Hitch your wagon to a star.
October 7, 2001
When angry, count to four; when very angry, swear.
October 8, 2001
The body says what words cannot.
October 9, 2001
I ask only to be free. The butterflies are free.
October 10, 2001
My true friends have always given me that supreme proof of devotion: a spontaneous aversion for the man I loved.
October 11, 2001
When Liberty comes with hands dabbled in blood, it is hard to shake hands with her.
October 12, 2001
Love knows nothing of order.
October 13, 2001
I do not want people to be very agreeable, as it saves me the trouble of liking them a great deal.
October 14, 2001
An optimist is a guy that never has had much experience.
October 15, 2001
Vanity is only being sensitive to what other people probably think of us.
October 16, 2001
Rumor travels faster, but it don't stay put as long as truth.
October 17, 2001
Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you're aboard, there's nothing you can do.
October 18, 2001
A bore is a person not interested in you.
October 19, 2001
The only regret I will have in dying is if it is not for love.
October 20, 2001
Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he is buying.
October 21, 2001
A daydreamer is prepared for most things.
October 22, 2001
You can't make a souffle rise twice.
October 23, 2001
Imagination is the highest kite that can fly.
October 24, 2001
The past is the present, isn't it? It's the future too.
October 25, 2001
Language asserts hidden power, like the moon on the tides.
October 26, 2001
Men have become the tools of their tools.
October 27, 2001
Silence hides nothing. Words conceal.
October 29, 2001
Memory is a complicated thing, a relative to truth but not its twin.
October 30, 2001
Working people have a lot of bad habits, but the worst of them is work.
October 31, 2001
Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth
Unseen, both when we wake, and when we sleep