Writers should be read, but neither seen nor heard.
Daphne du Maurier (1907 - 1989)
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Thomas A. Edison (1847 - 1931)
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
Charles W. Eliot (1834 - 1926), The Happy Life, 1896
Nowadays men lead lives of noisy desperation.
James Thurber (1894 - 1961)
When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?'
Don Marquis (1878 - 1937)
Deleted my OKCupid account because they are trying to get people to use their "real names," whatever those are. Apparently they aren't going to…