"The greatest obstacle to pleasure is not pain; it is delusion."
"I wish sometimes you had a few bad motives, you might understand a little more about human beings."
"Some would think the leader of a people should be a model of what to strive for. But maybe God knew trying to be perfect is just not healthy."
“Letter From Cuba: The Religious Revival of a Communist State”
"Read. Always read. No one can take that away from you."... More
"There is nothing more poetic and terrible than the skyscrapers' battle with the heavens that cover them.... More
"There is only one thing that can kill the Movies, and that is education." — Will Rogers... More
"All lurid, unsavory, gruesome illustrations shall be eliminated." — Comics Code, 1954... More
"I don't care much about music. What I like is sounds." — Dizzy Gillespie
"The nineteenth century believed in science but the twentieth century does not." — Gertrude Stein... More
"The function of science fiction is not always to predict the future but sometimes to prevent it." — F... More