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It is better for the intellectual not to talk all the time. To begin with,

It is better for the intellectual not to talk all the time. To begin with, it would exhaust him, and, above all, it would keep him from thinking. He must create if he can, first and foremost, especially if his creation does not side-step the problems of h
Posted 4 months ago

When you know that you know to the extent of committing your life to a just

When you know that you know to the extent of committing your life to a just cause, then nothing will be able to stop you.
Posted 4 months ago

Choices are powerful things. In fact, they’re more powerful than most thing

Choices are powerful things. In fact, they’re more powerful than most things.
Posted 4 months ago

Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places, if you

Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places, if you look at it right.
Posted 4 months ago

I looked over at Augustus Waters, who looked back at me. You could almost s

I looked over at Augustus Waters, who looked back at me. You could almost see through his eyes they were so blue. "There will come a time," I said, "when all of us are dead. All of us. There will come a time when there are no human beings remaining to rem
Posted 4 months ago

The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once.

The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The man that is meant to love you will have a million questions about you,

The man that is meant to love you will have a million questions about you, but none will ever ask your value.
Posted 4 months ago

We have it in our power to begin the world over again.

We have it in our power to begin the world over again.
Posted 4 months ago

No one has the ability to define who you are unless you give permission.

No one has the ability to define who you are unless you give permission.
Posted 4 months ago

What needed to stop was the succession of dates with these relatively impre

What needed to stop was the succession of dates with these relatively impressive, relatively interesting people, when I could tell from the first minute that everyone here was going to end as a runner-up in a long race to nowhere in particular, broken-dow
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Early on, I played one or two disturbed people, and I guess I must have bee

Early on, I played one or two disturbed people, and I guess I must have been good at it, because it stuck. But, you know, I'm a regular guy. I stay home a lot, I make an effort to keep a distance from the whole social thing, the openings, the parties. I t
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The critical issues here concern what is right, what is just -- not the bal

The critical issues here concern what is right, what is just -- not the balancing of benefits.
Posted 4 months ago