The nineteenth century believed in science but the twentieth century does not.
Quote by Gertrude Stein
Is it worse to be scared than to be bored, that is the question.
Do not forget birthdays. This is in no way a propaganda for a larger population.
Counting is the religion of this generation it is its hope and its salvation.
What is the answer? In that case, what is the question?
Everybody thinks that this civilization has lasted a very long time but it really does...
There ain't no answer. There ain't gonna be any answer. There never has been an...
It takes a lot of time to be a genius, you have to sit around...
Disillusionment in living is finding that no one can really ever be agreeing with you...
In a war everybody always knows all about Switzerland, in peace times it is just...
Writer or painter god-parents are notoriously unreliable. That is, there is certain before long to...
A real failure does not need an excuse. It is an end in itself.
If you are looking down while you are walking it is better to walk up...
It is the soothing thing about history that it does repeat itself.
An audience is always warming but it must never be necessary to your work
It is always a mistake to be plain-spoken.
Hemingway's remarks are not literature.
One of the pleasant things those of us who write or paint do is to...
There is no real reality to a really imagined life any more.
It is natural to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut...
Silent gratitude isn't very much to anyone.