Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as what they most want to do.
Quote by W H Auden
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too...
Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession.
A tremendous number of people in America work very hard at something that bores them....
If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera, I'd pay for riding lessons...
Health is the state about which medicine has nothing to say.
Hemingway is terribly limited. His technique is good for short stories, for people who meet...
Healing, Papa would tell me, is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing...
All that we are not stares back at what we are.
We are all here on earth to help others; what on earth the others are...
If equal affection cannot be, let the more loving be me
Evil is unspectacular and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our own...
A false enchantment can all too easily last a lifetime.
It takes little talent to see what lies under one's nose, a good deal to...
Death is the sound of distant thunder at a picnic.
My face looks like a wedding-cake left out in the rain.
I don't get acting jobs because of my looks.
We are here on Earth to do good to others. What the others are here...
He was my North, my South, my East and West.
If I am not worth the wooing, I am surely not worth the winning.
Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of...