Radio is a medium of entertainment which permits millions of people to listen to the same joke at the same time, and yet remain lonesome
Quote by TS Eliot
A difference of taste in jokes is a great strain on the affections.
I am an Anglo-Catholic in religion, a classicist in literature and a royalist in politics.
We might remind ourselves that criticism is as inevitable as breathing, and that we should...
The years between fifty and seventy are the hardest. You are always being asked to...
For last year's words belong to last year's language and next year's words await another...
I had seen birth and death but had thought they were different.
My own experience and development deepen everyday my conviction that our moral progress may be...
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
The awful daring of a moment's surrender which an age of prudence can never retract.
What makes life dreary is the want of a motive.
For I have known them all already, know them all -- have known the evenings,...
Anxiety is the hand maiden of creativity
I take as metaphysical poetry that in which what is ordinarily apprehensible only by thought...
Hell is oneself, Hell is alone, the other figures in it merely projections.
Those who trust us educate us
This love is silent.
Think not forever of yourselves, O Chiefs, nor of your own generation. Think of continuing...
Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made...
Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in...
A man's greatest glory doesn't consist in never falling, but in rising every time he...