Unless artists can remember what it was to be a little boy, they are only half complete as artist and as man.
Quote by James Thurber
James Thurber Quotes
Boys are beyond the range of anybody's sure understanding, at least when they are between...
Sixty minutes of thinking of any kind is bound to lead to confusion and unhappiness.
Discussion in America means dissent.
It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers.
You might as well fall flat on your face as lean over too far backward.
Humor is a serious thing. I like to think of it as one of our...
Things have dropped from me. I have outlived certain desires; I have lost friends, some...
There is no safety in numbers, or in anything else.
The wit makes fun of other persons; the satirist makes fun of the world; the...
Progress was all right. Only it went on too long.
A word to the wise is not sufficient if it doesn't make sense.
He who hesitates is sometimes saved.
Let the meek inherit the earth - they have it coming to them
The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity,...
But what is all this fear of and opposition to Oblivion? What is the matter...
Women are wiser than men because they know less and understand more
The animals that depend on instinct have an inherent knowledge of the laws of economics...
My opposition to Interviews lies in the fact that offhand answers have little value or...
The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound,...
The sanity of the average banquet speaker lasts about two and a half months; at...