A boss is a person who is early when you’re late, and late when you are early.
Poetry is the art of creating imaginary gardens with real toads.
Political asylum : any government office.
Everyone discusses my art and pretends to understand, as if it were necessary to understand, when it is simply necessary to love.
Forgetting a debt does not pay it.
Patience is also a form of action.
Use the talents you possess, for the woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except the best.
Henry van Dyk
For all our conceits about being the center of the universe, we live in a routine planet of a humdrum star stuck away in an obscure corner … on an unexceptional galaxy which is one of about 100 billion galaxies. … That is the fundamental fact of the universe we inhabit, and it is very good for us to understand that.
He hasn’t been himself lately, so let’s hope he stays that way.
Irvin S. Cobb