The reader deserves an honest opinion. If he doesn’t deserve it, give it to him anyhow.
A dollar saved is a quarter earned.
Written by a sponge dipped in warm milk and sprinkled with sugar.
What has any poet to trust more than the feel of the thing? Theory concerns him only until he picks up his pen, and it begins to concern him again as soon as he lays it down.
A neighborhood is a residential area that is changing for the worse.
Every game ever invented by mankind, is a way of making things hard for the fun of it!
The Constitution gives every American the inalienable right to make a damn fool of himself.
It is easy enough to praise men for the courage of their convictions. I wish I could teach the sad young of this mealy generation the courage of their confusions.
Gentility is what is left over from rich ancestors after the money is gone.
Poetry lies its way to the truth.
Intelligence recognizes what has happened. Genius recognizes what will happen.
Modern art is what happens when painters stop looking at girls and persuade themselves that they have a better idea.
Nothing goes further toward a man’s liberation than the act of surviving his need for character.
There is nothing wrong with sobriety in moderation.
A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in the students.