Things of the spirit differ from things material in that the more you give the more you have.
Christopher Morley (1890 - 1957)
Contributed by: Zaady
If you have to keep reminding yourself of a thing, perhaps it isn't so.
No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does.
There was so much handwriting on the wall That even the wall fell down.
Source: Around the Clock, 1943
A human being; and ingenious assembly of portable plumbing.
Source: Human Being, 1932, ch. 11
My prayer is that what we have gone through [World War One] will startle the world into some new realization of the sanctity of life, animal as well as human.
Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.
There is only one rule for being a good talker - learn to listen.
If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all that we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them.
Read every day something no one else is reading. Think every day something no one else is thinking. It is bad for the mind to be always part of unanimity.
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