A civilized man need not know a little about everything, but he must know a lot about something.
Never call someone a pseudo-intellectual unless you are sure that you would recognize a real one.
I often need to hear what I say to know what I think.
America’s religion is not Christianity; it is self-help.
The audience will always be out of step with the artist, for one is just arriving at what the other has long since put out of mind.
People will like you if you like them, which is too high a price.
The politician’s favorite tools are organizations that profess themselves above politics.
The usual fantasy life is only a deluxe version of the actual one.
The pursuit of higher wisdom always seems to begin with discarding whatever lower wisdom you may possess.
If we really watched the weather we would talk about it even more than we do.