Drink and silence, [...]. Proper drink, and proper silence. Things like that cost money.
Reason lives in the head, and faith in the heart. They're not alwyas good neighbours.
[...] life was the time between the moment when [the bullet] left the barrel of the pistol and when it tore through your brain.
My grandfather was an architect. He said that a line - and a story - ends where it began. And vice versa.
My own military background is wholly un-distinguished. I was a sergeant.
When you are angry, you make bad decisions in direct proportion to the level of your anger.
Sometimes lies were more dependable than the truth.
Human beings are free except when humanity needs them.
The world is always a democracy in times of flux, and the man with the best voice will win.
And those that sailed far came only to the new lands, and found them like the old lands, and subject to death.
[...] the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.
There is [...] no reason to suppose that our stay here will be any more permanent than that of the dinosaur.
[...] you can't see a person more nakedly than that, when they don't know they're being watched, studied.
Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
What's great about this country is that America started the tradition where the richest consumers buy essentially the same things as the poorest. You can be watching TV and see Coca-Cola, and you know that the President drinks Coke, Liz Taylor drinks Coke, and just think, you can drink Coke, too. A Coke is a Coke and no amount of money can get you a better Coke than the one the bum on the corner is drinking. All the Cokes are the same and all the Cokes are good. Liz Taylor knows it, the President knows it, the bum knows it, and you know it.
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