"I believe that every human has a finite number of heart-beats. I don't intend to waste any of mine running around doing exercises."
"You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you."
"Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves."
"All can hear, but only the sensitive can understand..."
"Tempt not a desperate man."
--Romeo in Romeo and Juliet
"It is easier to stay out than to get out."
"Is deartháir don phaidir an fonn
The tune is brother to prayer."
"We shall never learn to know ourselves except by endeavoring to know God; for, beholding His greatness, we realize our own littleness; His purity shows us our foulness; and by meditating upon His humility we find how very far we are from being humble."
--Teresa of Avila
"Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair."