Compassion brings us to a stop, and for a moment we rise above ourselves.
Indifference is an excellent substitute for patience.
A budget takes the fun out of money.
Silence is the most intolerable of answers.
Now that I see you understand me so well, I will avoid you.
Like love, destruction can be ecstatic.
Acknowledge your limitations or they will tyrannize over you.
Experience is a great spoiler of pleasures.
Pornography and cooking shows have created two new spectator sports.
Most bad luck is the misfortune of not being an exception.
When a modest man praises himself, people listen.
My mother’s mild-eyed sadness looks at me from the eyes of those I love.