Ten Random Quotes
"The job of an editor in a publishing house is the dullest, hardest, most exciting, exasperating and rewarding of perhaps any job in the world."
"If we're picking people to draw out of their own conscience and experience a 'new' Constitution, we should not look principally for good lawyers. We should look to people who agree with us. When we are in that mode, you realize we have rendered the Constitution useless."
"The field was even greener than my boy's mind had pictured it. In later years, friends of ours visited Ireland and said the grass there was plenty green all right, but that not even the Emerald Isle itself was as green as the grass that grew in Ebbets Field."
"When they invent the transporter on Star Trek, then the Internet will be a real threat."
"Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains."
"Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings infinite distances continue, a wonderful living side by side can grow, if they succeed in loving the distance between them which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky."
"In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts bring sad thoughts to the mind."
"Whatever one believes to be true either is true or becomes true in one's mind."
"Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep."
"One could not be a successful scientist without realizing that, in contrast to the popular conception supported by newspapers and mothers of scientists, a goodly number of scientists are not only narrow-minded and dull, but also just stupid."
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