Archives - March 2010
March 1, 2010
New York now leads the world's great cities in the number of people
around whom you shouldn't make a sudden move.
March 2, 2010
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
March 3, 2010
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual
March 4, 2010
In physics, you don't have to go around making trouble for yourself
--- nature does it for you.
March 5, 2010
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
March 6, 2010
An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
March 7, 2010
Goodness is easier to recognize than to define.
March 8, 2010
It is our responsibilities, not ourselves, that we should take
March 9, 2010
The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously.
March 10, 2010
The more original a discovery, the more obvious it seems
March 11, 2010
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions --- the
little, soon forgotten charities of a kiss or a smile, a kind look
or heartfelt compliment.
March 12, 2010
There’s always one moment in childhood when the door opens
and lets the future in.
March 13, 2010
Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits
you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it.
March 14, 2010
Worrying is the most natural and spontaneous of all human
functions. It is time to acknowledge this, perhaps even to learn to
do it better.
March 15, 2010
You can't have everything. Where would you put it?
March 16, 2010
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when someone
asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.
March 17, 2010
If you hold a four-leaf shamrock in your left hand at dawn on St. Patrick's Day you get what you want very much but haven't wished for.
March 18, 2010
Life can't ever really defeat a writer who is in love with writing,
for life itself is a writer's lover until death --- fascinating,
cruel, lavish, warm, cold, treacherous constant.
March 19, 2010
One doesn't have a sense of humor. It has you.
March 20, 2010
Every spring is the only spring --- a perpetual astonishment.
March 21, 2010
I always turn to the sports pages first, which records people's
accomplishments. The front page has nothing but man's
March 22, 2010
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be
March 23, 2010
I used to believe in forever…but forever was too good to be
March 24, 2010
Think of life as a terminal illness, because, if you do, you will
live it with joy and passion, as it ought to be lived.
March 25, 2010
I write plays because writing dialogue is the only respectable way
of contradicting yourself. I'm the kind of person who embarks on an
endless leapfrog down the great moral issues. I put a position,
rebut it, refute the rebuttal, and rebut the refutation.
March 26, 2010
Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to “jump at
de sun.” We might not land on the sun, but at least we would
get off the ground.
March 27, 2010
Students achieving Oneness will move on to Twoness.
March 28, 2010
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of
March 29, 2010
Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
March 30, 2010
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
March 31, 2010
Those who flee temptation generally leave a forwarding