A good politician is quite as unthinkable as an honest burglar.
A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers.
You never push a noun against a verb without trying to blow up something.
I have often misunderstood men grossly, and I have misrepresented them when I understood them, sacrificing sense to make a phrase. Here, of course, is where even the most conscientious critic often goes aground; he...
Marriage is a wonderful institution, but who would want to live in an institution?
There is in writing the constant joy of sudden discovery, of happy accident.
Every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.
There are two kinds of Europeans: The smart ones, and those who stayed behind.
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us somebody may be looking.